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In a community-based study in Senegal, estimates of maternal mortality ratio in three regions ranged from 436 to 852 per 100,000 live births. Two-thirds were due to direct obstetric causes, the commonest being haemorrhage.
source: Trop Med Int Health. 2002 Jun;7(6):499-505. Levels and causes of maternal mortality in Senegal. Kodio B, de Bernis L, Ba M, Ronsmans C, Pison G, Etard JF. Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Dakar, Senegal.