Goal #5 Improve Maternal Health
Improve the health of mothers before and just after their babies are born and reduce the number of maternal deaths by three-quarters.
A women dies from complications in childbirth every minute- about 529,000 each year-vast majority of them developing countries.
50% or less of women of deliveries were attended by a skilled attendant in low-income countries
12% of women 15-49 married or in union wanting to avoid a pregnancy did not have access to or are not using an effective method of contraception