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Location: Virginia
Topic: Maternal mortality
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Maternal mortality: Virginia, 2018

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• In Virginia in 2018, the maternal mortality rate was 16 per 100,000 live births. 

Healthy people 2030

  • Maternal deaths: reduce to no more than 15.7 per 100,000 live births.


  • Maternal deaths include deaths of women while pregnant or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy irrespective of the duration and the site of the pregnancy, from any cause related to or aggravated by the pregnancy or its management, but not from accidental or incidental causes.
  • 95% Confidence Intervals. Rates with fewer than 20 deaths have wider confidence intervals indicating more uncertainty. States with fewer than 10 deaths are suppressed to protect confidentiality.


  • Source: National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics Systems, 2018.
  • Retrieved December 05, 2021, from