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Stats Brief on Maternal Mortality and the Importance of comprehensive civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) systems

Journals, Articles and Working Papers, 2015
Stats Brief on Maternal Mortality and the Importance of comprehensive civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) systems

Issue no. 12, September 2015

This Stats Brief traces the progress in Asia and the Pacific with reducing maternal mortality since 1990. It outlines the approaches used for estimating maternal mortality and highlights related challenges and limitations. It explains the value of comprehensive civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) systems as a sustainable data source for calculation of accurate maternal mortality indicators.

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Type of Resource:
Journals, Articles and Working Papers
Year of Publication:
2015