Maternal Health Around the World [Infographic]
By the time you’ve finished reading our infographic, another woman will have lost her life due to complications caused by pregnancy or childbirth.
Maternal deaths are primarily attributed to a lack of accessible, affordable, prenatal and perinatal care, and to unattended births in regions where certified medical professionals are limited. However, the issue is still prominent in countries with advanced systems of health care. The United States spends more money on hospitalization for pregnancy and childbirth than every other country in the world. Yet, the rate at which mothers are dying as a result of pregnancy or childbirth in the U.S. continues to rise.
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