Maternal Deaths By Main Cause

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2010
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,719 1.0 100.0
1. Complications related to pregnancy occuring
in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium
660 0.4 38.4
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
605 0.3 35.2
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 298 0.2 17.3
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 156 0.1 9.1
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2009
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,599 0.9 100.0
1. Complications related to pregnancy occuring
in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium
655 0.4 41.0
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
513 0.3 32.1
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 286 0.2 17.9
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 142 0.1 8.9
5. Hemorrhage in early pregnancy 3 0.0 0.2
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths
 

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2008
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,731 1.0 100.0
1. Complications related to pregnancy occuring
in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium
708 0.4 40.9
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
583 0.3 33.7
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 274 0.2 15.8
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 166 0.1 9.6
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths
 

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2007
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,672 1.0 100.0
1. Complications related to pregnancy occuring
in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium
669 0.4 40.0
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
567 0.3 33.9
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 286 0.2 17.1
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 149 0.1 8.9
5. Hemorrhage in early pregnancy 1 0.0 0.1
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths
 

 

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
      Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2006
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,721 1.0 100.0
1. Complications related to pregnancy occuring
in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium
732 0.4 42.5
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
565 0.3 32.8
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 261 0.2 15.2
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 163 0.1 9.5
5. Hemorrhage in early pregnancy 0 0 -
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2005
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,732 1.0 100.0
1. Complications related to pregnancy occuring
in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium
819 0.5 47.3
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
510 0.3 29.4
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 263 0.2 15.2
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 138 0.1 8
5. Hemorrhage in early pregnancy 2 0 0.1
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2004
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,833 1.1 100.0
1. Complications related to pregnancy occuring
in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium
844 0.5 46.0
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
520 0.3 28.4
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 315 0.2 17.2
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 152 0.1 8.3
5. Hemorrhage in early pregnancy 2 0.0 0.1
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2003
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,798 1.1 100.00
1. Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 811 0.5 45.1
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
479 0.3 26.6
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 319 0.2 17.7
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 189 0.1 10.5
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2002
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,801 1.1 100.00
1. Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 779 0.5 43.3
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
533 0.3 29.6
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 327 0.2 18.2
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 161 0.1 8.9
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 1 0.0 0.1
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2001
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,768 1.0 100.00
1. Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 751 0.4 42.5
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
561 0.3 31.7
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 309 0.2 17.5
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 144 0.1 8.1
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 3 0.0 0.2
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths  

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 2000
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,698 1.0 100.00
1. Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 769 0.4 45.3
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
431 0.2 25.4
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 345 0.2 20.3
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 152 0.1 9
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 1 0.0 0.1
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1999
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,348 0.8 100.00
1. Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 571 0.4 42.4
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
365 0.2 27.1
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 265 0.2 19.7
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 145 0.1 10.8
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 2 0.0 0.1
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1998
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,579 1.0 100.00
1. Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 603 0.4 38.2
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
425 0.3 26.9
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 286 0.2 18.1
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 144 0.1 9.1
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 121 0.1 7.7
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1997
CAUSE Number Rate Percent*
TOTAL 1,513 0.9 100.0
1. Normal Delivery and Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 613 0.4 40.52
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
347 0.2 22.93
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 285 0.2 18.84
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 151 0.1 9.98
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 117 0.1 7.73
*Percent share to total number of maternal deaths

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1996
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,557 1.0 100.00
1. Normal Delivery and Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 655 0.4 42.1
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
368 0.2 23.6
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 252 0.2 16.2
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 168 0.1 10.8
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 114 0.1 7.3

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1995
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,488 0.9 100.0
1. Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and
puerperium
524 0.3 35.2
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy Childbirth and Puerperium 348 0.2 23.4
3. Postpartum Hemorrhage 333 0.2 22.4
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 164 0.1 11.0
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 119 0.1 8.0

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1994
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,791 1.1 100.00
1. Normal Delivery and Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 711 0.4 39.7
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
388 0.2 21.7
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 354 0.2 19.8
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 206 0.1 11.5
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 132 0.1 7.4

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1993
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,548 0.9 100.00
1. Normal Delivery and Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 561 0.3 36.2
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
340 0.2 22.0
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 308 0.2 19.9
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 179 0.1 11.6
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 160 0.1 10.3

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1992
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,394 0.8 100.0
1. Normal Delivery and Other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 458 0.3 32.9
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
353 0.2 25.3
3. Postpartum hemorrhage 349 0.2 25
4. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 125 0.1 9.0
5. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 109 0.1 7.8

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1991
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,144 0.7 100.00
1. Postpartum Hemorrhage 386 0.2 33.7
2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy,
childbirth and puerperium
290 0.2 25.3
3. Normal Delivery and Other complications
 related to pregnancy occuring in the course of
labor, delivery and puerperium
257 0.2 22.5
4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 114 0.1 10.0
5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 97 0.1 8.5

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1990
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,307 0.8 100.00
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 103 0.1 7.9
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 104 0.1 8.0
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 341 0.2 26.1
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 414 0.3 31.7
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 345 0.2 26.4

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1989
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,579 1.0 100.00
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 162 0.1 10.3
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 103 0.07 6.5
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 483 0.3 30.6
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 429 0.3 27.2
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 402 0.3 25.4

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1988
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,745 1.1 100.00
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 146 0.09 8.4
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 120 0.08 6.9
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 543 0.3 31.1
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 441 0.3 25.3
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 495 0.3 28.3

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1987
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,611 1.0 100.00
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 159 0.1 9.9
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 118 0.07 7.3
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 388 0.2 24.1
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 445 0.3 27.6
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 501 0.3 31.1

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1986
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,573 1.1 100.0
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 182 0.1 11.6
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 132 0.09 8.4
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 322 0.2 20.5
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 427 0.3 27.1
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 510 0.3 32.4

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1985
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,489 1.0 100.0
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 117 0.08 7.9
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 124 0.09 8.3
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 307 0.2 20.6
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 489 0.3 32.8
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 452 0.3 30.4

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1984
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,379 0.9 100.0
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 123 0.08 8.9
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 90 0.06 6.5
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 390 0.3 28.3
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 422 0.3 30.6
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 354 0.2 25.7

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1983
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,502 1.0 100.0
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 133 0.09 8.8
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 64 0.04 4.3
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 503 0.3 33.5
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 550 0.4 36.6
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 252 0.2 16.8

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1982
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,425 1.0 100.0
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 174 0.1 12.2
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 110 0.07 7.7
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 285 0.2 20.0
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 532 0.4 37.4
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 324 0.2 22.7

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1981
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,542 1.1 100.0
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 202 0.1 13.1
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 149 0.1 9.7
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 248 0.2 16.2
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 590 0.4 38.3
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 353 0.2 22.7

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1980
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,607 1.1 100.0
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 223 0.2 13.9
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 140 0.1 8.7
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 175 0.1 10.9
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 705 0.5 43.8
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 364 0.2 22.7

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1979
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,635 1.1 100.0
1. Pregnancy with abortive outcome 185 0.1 11.3
2. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy 128 0.09 7.8
3. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 225 0.2 13.8
4. Postpartum Hemorrhage 711 0.5 43.5
5. Normal Delivery and other complications related to pregnancy occuring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium 386 0.3 23.6

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1978
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,734 1.2 100.0
1. Toxemias of pregnancy and the Puerperium 202 0.1 11.6
2. Hemorrhage of Pregnancy & Childbirth 926 0.7 53.4
3. Abortion 156 0.1 9.0
4. Sepsis of Pregnancy, Child birth & the
Puerperium
66 0.05 3.8
5. Other complication of pregnancy, Childbirth
and the Puerperium and Delivery without
mention of complication
384 0.3 22.2

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1977
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,909 1.4 100.0
1. Toxemias of pregnancy and the Puerperium 228 0.2 11.9
2. Hemorrhage of Pregnancy & Childbirth 988 0.7 51.8
3. Abortion 135 0.1 7.1
4. Sepsis of Pregnancy, Child birth & the
Puerperium
171 0.1 9.0
5. Other complication of pregnancy, Childbirth
and the Puerperium and Delivery without
mention of complication
387 0.3 20.2

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1976
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,862 1.4 100.0
1. Toxemias of pregnancy and the Puerperium 310 0.2 16.6
2. Hemorrhage of Pregnancy & Childbirth 996 0.8 53.5
3. Abortion 111 0.08 6.0
4. Sepsis of Pregnancy, Child birth & the
Puerperium
131 0.1 7.0
5. Other complication of pregnancy, Childbirth
and the Puerperium and Delivery without
mention of complication
314 0.2 16.9

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1975
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,753 1.4 100.0
1. Toxemias of pregnancy and the Puerperium 331 0.3 18.9
2. Hemorrhage of Pregnancy & Childbirth 962 0.8 54.9
3. Abortion 124 0.1 7.1
4. Sepsis of Pregnancy, Child birth & the
Puerperium
106 0.09 6.0
5. Other complication of pregnancy, Childbirth
and the Puerperium and Delivery without
mention of complication
230 0.2 13.1

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1974
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,690 1.6 100.0
1. Toxemias of pregnancy and the Puerperium 337 0.3 19.9
2. Hemorrhage of Pregnancy & Childbirth 937 0.9 55.4
3. Abortion 140 0.1 8.3
4. Sepsis of Pregnancy, Child birth & the
Puerperium
82 0.08 4.9
5. Other complications of pregnancy, Childbirth
and the Puerperium and Delivery without
mention of complication
194 0.2 11.5

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1973
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,488 1.4 100.0
1. Toxemias of pregnancy and the Puerperium 288 0.3 19.4
2. Hemorrhage of Pregnancy & Childbirth 788 0.8 52.9
3. Abortion 104 0.1 7.0
4. Sepsis of Pregnancy, Child birth & the
Puerperium
48 0.05 3.2
5. Other complications of pregnancy, Childbirth
and the Puerperium and Delivery without
mention of complication
260 0.2 17.5

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1972
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,379 1.4 100.0
1. Hemorrhage of Pregnancy & Childbirth 831 0.9 60.3
2. Other complications of pregnancy, Childbirth
and the Puerperium and Delivery without
mention of complication
137 0.1 9.9
3. Toxemias of pregnancy and the puerperium 259 0.3 18.8
4. Abortion 84 0.09 6.1
5. Sepsis of Pregnancy, Child birth & the
Puerperium
68 0.07 4.9

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1971
CAUSE Number Rate Percent
TOTAL 1,261 1.3 100.0
1. Hemorrhage of Pregnancy & Childbirth 808 0.8 64.1
2. Other complications of pregnancy, Childbirth
and the Puerperium and Delivery without
mention of complication
170 0.2 13.5
3. Toxemias of pregnancy and the puerperium 135 0.1 10.7
4. Abortion 85 0.09 6.7
5. Sepsis of Pregnancy, Child birth & the
Puerperium
63 0.07 5.0

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MATERNAL MORTALITY: BY MAIN CAUSE
Number, Rate/1000 Livebirths & Percent Distribution
Philippines, 1969
MAIN CAUSE 1969
Number Rate
TOTAL 2047 2.02
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & puerperium 96 0.09
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy &  puerperium 208 0.20
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
1244 1.22
Abortions 130 0.13
4. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
341 0.34
5. Delivery without  Mention of complications 28 0.03

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1968
MAIN CAUSE 1968
Number Rate
TOTAL 1979 2.1
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & puerperium 119 0.12
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy &  puerperium 217 0.23
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
1157 1.2
4. Abortions 143 0.15
5. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
307 0.32
6. Delivery without  Mention of complications 36 0.04

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1967
MAIN CAUSE 1967
Number Rate
TOTAL 1822 2
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & puerperium 113 0.12
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy &  puerperium 164 0.18
Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
1089 1.19
3. Abortions 119 0.13
4. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
317 0.35
5. Delivery without  Mention of complications 20 0.02

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1966
MAIN CAUSE 1966
Number Rate
TOTAL 1829 2
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & puerperium 115 0.13
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy &  puerperium 205 0.23
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
1052 1.2
4. Abortions 92 0.10
5. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
358 0.39
6. Delivery without  Mention of complications 7 0.01

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1965
MAIN CAUSE 1965
Number Rate
TOTAL 1757 2
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & puerperium 143 0.16
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy &  puerperium 200 0.23
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
950 1.1
4. Abortions 106 0.12
5. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
338 0.39
6. Delivery without  Mention of complications 20 0.02

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1964
MAIN CAUSE 1964
Number Rate
TOTAL 1831 2.1
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & puerperium 142 0.16
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy &  puerperium 222 0.25
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
979 1.1
4. Abortions 119 0.14
5. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
356 0.4
6. Delivery without  Mention of complication 13 0.01

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1963
MAIN CAUSE 1963
Number Rate
TOTAL 1783 2.1
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & Puerperium 144 0.17
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy & the Puerperium 216 0.25
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
955 1.12
4. Abortions 94 0.11
5. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
346 0.41
6. Delivery without  Mention of complication 28 0.03

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1962
MAIN CAUSE 1962
Number Rate
TOTAL 1944 2.3
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & Puerperium 166 0.20
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy & the Puerperium 166 0.2
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
1095 1.32
4. Abortions 114 0.14
5. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
357 0.43
6. Delivery without  Mention of complication 46 0.06

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1961
MAIN CAUSE 1961
Number Rate
TOTAL 2023 2.6
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & Puerperium 116 0.15
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy & the Puerperium 335 0.43
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
1130 1.4
Abortions 76 0.10
4. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
355 0.45
5. Delivery without complication 11 0.01

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MATERNAL DEATHS AND MATERNAL DEATH RATES 
(per 1000 live births) BY MAIN CAUSE
PHILIPPINES, 1960
MAIN CAUSE 1960
Number Rate
TOTAL 1981 2.44
1. Sepsis of Pregnancy, childbirth & Puerperium 137 0.17
2. Toxemias of Pregnancy & the Puerperium 318 0.39
3. Hemorrhages of Pregnancy, Childbirth &
Puerperium
1139 1.4
4. Abortions 77 0.09
5. Other Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth
& the Puerperium
310 0.38

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Source: Philippine Health Statistics 1960 - 2010, DOH

Last Update: December 9, 2013