|Maternal deaths due to insecure abortion in developing countries fall within a narrow range from 9% to 17% of all maternal deaths. Together the lowest and the highest figures are found in Africa (9% in Southern Africa and 17% in Eastern Africa), reproducing the combined impact of the permitted abortion and health systems, with more copious access to abortion and post abortion care in the health systems.
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