Mortality Rate decreased from 130 per lakh live births in 2014–16 to 97 per lakh live births in 2018–20 in India.
According to a report on Maternal Mortality in India 2018–20, Assam has the highest MMR, which is followed by Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.
The Maternal Mortality Ratio, which is defined as the number of maternal deaths during a given time period per 100,000 live births during the same period.
The global maternal mortality rate is to be decreased to less than 70 per 100,000 live births during the same period
The maternal mortality rate is an indicator of the reproductive health of women in an area.
A lot of women who are of reproductive age pass away from problems that arise during, immediately after, or during an abortion.