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Table 3 Regional distribution of maternal mortality ratios among hospitals in Ethiopia, 2015

From: Association between maternal mortality and caesarean section in Ethiopia: a national cross-sectional study

Regions in Ethiopia Livebirths in hospitals (n) Maternal deaths in hospital (n) MMRs per 100,000 livebirths with 95% CI
Addis Ababa 45,049 44 98 (71–131)
Afar 1,643 9 548 (251-1,037)
Amhara 43,899 95 216 (175–265)
Benishangul Gumuz 3,338 4 120 (33–307)
Dire Dawa 5,330 8 150 (65–296)
Gambella 1,667 6 360 (132–782)
Harari 4,823 15 311 (174–513)
Oromia 97,105 142 146 (123–172)
SNNPR 68,422 91 133 (107–163)
Somali 8,181 34 416 (288–580)
Tigray 44,367 33 74 (51–104)
Total 323,824 481 149 (136–162)
  1. MMR Maternal Mortality Ratio, SNNPR Southern Nations Nationalities and People Region