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Maternal mortality ratio


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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

Indicator available
Indicator description

The number of maternal deaths per 100,000 live births

Local target
Geographical coverage

Los Angeles County

Unit of measurement

Total Deaths and Deaths per 100,000 Live Births


The number of maternal deaths defined by death due to pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium as identified by ICD-9 codes 630-676, or by ICD-10 codes 000-099, by place of residence, in a calendar year.

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Maternal mortality ratio

Indicator number


Target name

By 2030, reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100,000 live births

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UN custodian agency


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Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (DPH)

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Los Angeles County

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