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Table 1 Fertility and mortality indicators* of Ballabgarh HDSS during 1972-2004

From: Temporal trends and gender differentials in causes of childhood deaths at Ballabgarh, India - Need for revisiting child survival strategies

Indicators 1972-1974 1982-1984 1992-1994 2002-2004
Total population (year) 42112 (1973) 53203 (1983) 65813 (1993) 78562 (2003)
Number of live births (CBR) 5626 (44.5) 5688 (35.6) 6532 (33.1) 6184 (26.2)
Neonatal deaths (<1 months; NMR) 214 (38.0) 154 (27.1) 60 (9.2) 137 (22.2)
Childhood deaths (1-59 months; CMR) 731 (129.9) 451 (79.4) 345 (52.8) 304 (49.1)
Total under-five deaths (U5MR) 945 (167.9) 605 (106.5) 405 (62.0) 441 (71.3)
  1. *All the rates were measured as number of deaths per 1000 live-births over the three year period.
  2. Note: CBR = crude birth rate; NMR = neonatal mortality rate; CMR = child mortality rate; U5MR = under 5 mortality rate.