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Table 1 Fertility and mortality indicators of rural Mirzapur DSS, 2008–2012

From: Pneumonia mortality and healthcare utilization in young children in rural Bangladesh: a prospective verbal autopsy study

Indicators 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 Overall p value
Total population 239,233 244,754 258,061 263,085 264,998 239,233
Total under-5 population 26,103 26,143 26,090 26,161 25,912 130,409
Number of live births (CBR) 5176 (21.6) 4844 (19.8) 5040 (19.5) 5156 (19.6) 4345 (16.4) 24,561 (19.7) 0.0
Childhood deaths (4 weeks–59 months; CMR) 62 (23.8) 62 (23.7) 61 (23.4) 59 (22.6) 63 (24.3) 307 (23.5) 0.9
Childhood pneumonia deaths (4 weeks–59 months; CPMR) by under-5 population 21 (8.0) 11 (4.2) 16 (6.1) 16 (6.1) 17 (6.6) 81 (6.2) 0.8
  1. Childhood death rate was measured as number of deaths per 10,000 total under-5 populations by each year period. Childhood pneumonia death rate was measured as number of pneumonia deaths per 10,000 under-5 population per year
  2. CBR crude birth rate, CMR child mortality rate, CPMR childhood pneumonia mortality rate, DSS demographic surveillance system