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Table 1 Maternal deaths according to age and parity distribution

From: Maternal deaths in Sagamu in the new millennium: a facility-based retrospective analysis

Age (years) Live births Maternal deaths MMR
<20 72 4 (5.3) 5555.5
20–24 626 18 (24.0) 2875.4
25–29 979 21 (28.0) 2145.0
30–34 565 14 (18.7) 2477.9
≥35 267 18 (24.0) 6741.6
Parity    
0 698 24 (32.0) 3438.4
1–4 1711 45 (60.0) 2630.0
≥5 100 6 (8.0) 6000.0
  1. MMR: Maternal mortality ratio
  2. Percentages in parentheses