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Table 1.59b: Maternal deaths per 100,000 live births, by State, 1999 and 2001

  2001 1999
State Number Rate Standard error Number Rate Standard error
             
United States 399 9.9 0.5 391 9.9 0.5
             
Alabama 3 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Alaska 0 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Arizona 8 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Arkansas 5 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
California 43 8.1 1.2 40 7.7 1.2
Colorado 9 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Connecticut 3 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Delaware 2 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
District of Columbia 2 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Florida 21 10.2 2.2 32 16.2 2.9
Georgia 40 30.0 4.7 26 20.5 4.0
Hawaii 1 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Idaho 0 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Illinois 21 11.4 2.5 DSU DSU DSU
Indiana 0 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Iowa 1 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Kansas 1 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Kentucky 2 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Louisiana 9 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Maine 0 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Maryland 11 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Massachusetts 4 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Michigan 9 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Minnesota 2 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Mississippi 9 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Missouri 10 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Montana 2 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Nebraska 3 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Nevada 3 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
New Hampshire 2 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
New Jersey 9 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
New Mexico 6 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
New York 41 16.1 2.5 37 14.5 2.4
North Carolina 9 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
North Dakota 3 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Ohio 6 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Oklahoma 3 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Oregon 3 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Pennsylvania 12 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Rhode Island 0 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
South Carolina 6 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
South Dakota 2 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Tennessee 11 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Texas 36 9.9 1.7 31 8.9 1.6
Utah 6 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Vermont 0 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Virginia 4 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Washington 9 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
West Virginia 3 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Wisconsin 4 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
Wyoming 0 DSU DSU DSU DSU DSU
             

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality or confidentiality.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Mortality.

 

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