Abortion law Egypt

 

Abortion Law

Abortion is only permitted to save the life of the woman. 

Misoprostol Availability

Misoprostol sales have been restricted.

Facts

Indicator

Value (year)

Maternal mortality ratio (per 100 000 live births) ?

130 (2005)

Births attended by skilled health personnel (%) rural ?

65.8 (2005)

Births attended by skilled health personnel (%) urban ?

88.7 (2005)

Births attended by skilled health personnel difference urban-rural ?

22.9 (2005)