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Table 2 Neonatal, post-neonatal and child mortality rates 1970-2005, León municipality, Nicaragua

From: Tracking progress towards equitable child survival in a Nicaraguan community: neonatal mortality challenges to meet the MDG 4

Period Live births Neonatal mortality (< 28 d) Post-neonatal mortality (28 d -11.9 m) Child mortality (1-4.9 y)
   Deaths Rate* Deaths Rate* Deaths Rate*
1970-72 1605 74 46.1 70 43.6 21 13.1
1973-75 2425 108 44.5 116 47.8 50 20.6
1976-78 3142 123 39.1 167 53.2 53 16.9
1979-81 4405 145 32.9 156 35.4 69 15.7
1982-84 4873 111 22.8 78 16.0 31 6.4
1985-87 5235 137 26.2 103 19.7 34 6.5
1988-90 6039 141 23.3 148 24.5 57 9.4
1991-93 6406 115 18.0 99 15.5 45 7.0
1994-96 3982 52 13.1 28 7.0 27 6.8
1997-99 3987 43 10.8 36 9.0 13 3.3
2000-02 4326 75 17.3 33 7.6 15 3.5
2003-05 3547 67 18.9 11 3.1 2 0.6
  1. * Rate: Deaths per 1 000 live births