Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR)

Posted On: 12 FEB 2021 5:36PM by PIB Delhi

As per the Sample Registration System (SRS) report by Registrar General of India (RGI) for the last three years, Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) of India has reduced from 130 per 100,000 live births in SRS  2014-16 to 122 in SRS 2015-17 and to 113 per 100,000 live births in SRS 2016-18.

State/ UT Wise Details of Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR)  During Last Three Years Period

 

 

India & bigger States

Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR)

SRS 2014-16

SRS 2015-17

SRS 2016-18

India

130

122

113

 

 

 

 

Assam

237

229

215

Bihar

165

165

149

Jharkhand

76

71

Madhya Pradesh

173

188

173

Chhattisgarh

141

159

Odisha

180

168

150

Rajasthan

199

186

164

Uttar Pradesh

201

216

197

Uttarakhand

89

99

EAG AND ASSAM SUBTOTAL

188

175

161

Andhra Pradesh  

74

74

65

Telangana

81

76

63

Karnataka

108

97

92

Kerala

46

42

43

Tamil Nadu

66

63

60

SOUTH SUBTOTAL

77

72

67

Gujarat

91

87

75

Haryana

101

98

91

Maharashtra

61

55

46

Punjab

122

122

129

West Bengal

101

94

98

Other states

96

96

85

OTHER SUBTOTAL

93

90

83

 

Source-Sample Registration System (SRS) report of Registrar General of India(RGI).

 

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Sh. Ashwini Kumar Choubey stated this in a written reply in the Lok Sabha here today.

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