Data shows the number of live births, maternal deaths, and maternal mortality rates, by race and Hispanic origin and age in the United States from 2018–2020
- Maternal mortality rates are deaths per 100,000 live births.
- Total includes race and origin groups not shown separately, including women of multiple races and origin not stated.
- "Maternal deaths are those assigned to code numbers A34, O00–O95, and O98–O99 of the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision. Maternal deaths occur while pregnant or within 42 days of being pregnant."
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Source: CDC, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System, Mortality and Natality.