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Table 1 Mortality rates per 1000 live births (MR) and under-five death proportion (%) for causes groups: Brazil, 2000-2006.

From: Impact of the Family Health Program on the quality of vital information and reduction of child unattended deaths in Brazil: an ecological longitudinal study

  2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
  MR % MR % MR % MR % MR % MR % MR %
Under-five mortality 24.7 100.0 23.3 100.0 22.5 100.0 22.2 100.0 20.9 100.0 19.8 100.0 19.3 100.0
Ill-defined cause mortality* 3.2 12.9 2.6 11.0 2.2 9.9 2.1 9.4 1.7 7.9 1.2 6.2 1.0 5.2
Unattended deaths mortality* 2.1 8.4 1.5 6.6 1.4 6.1 1.2 5.3 0.9 4.3 0.6 2.9 0.4 2.0
  1. * under-five mortality