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Table 1 Mortality under-registration by year (period 1996–2000), and proportion of families living below poverty line (2001).

From: Mortality profiles in a country facing epidemiological transition: An analysis of registered data

  1996 1997 1998 1999 2000  
  Mortality under-registration (%) Families living below poverty line (%)*
Coast 29.4 27.8 25.0 33.0 31.2 43.1
   Lima and Callao 19.4 20.6 18.5 23.8 21.2 33.4
   Ica 26.7 29.7 21.9 32.7 32.1 41.7
   La Libertad 40.6 41.2 28.9 39.9 40.7 52.1
   Lambayeque 38.9 42.2 26.7 47.3 44.7 63.0
   Moquegua 44.2 39.9 41.5 43.2 44.5 29.6
   Piura 61.7 44.2 51.7 62.8 60.1 63.3
   Tacna 28.3 26.7 24.8 29.9 34.1 32.8
   Tumbes 48.3 1.1 36.5 47.2 52.4 46.8
Andes 49.0 54.0 54.1 53.4 57.8 69.3
   Ancash 64.2 90.4 57.1 59.2 64.2 61.1
   Apurimac 51.1 72.3 80.9 59.9 68.9 78.0
   Arequipa 30.7 36.0 34.5 39.8 48.1 44.1
   Ayacucho 76.1 74.4 78.5 76.3 75.3 72.5
   Cajamarca 64.2 69.8 70.9 72.7 69.1 77.4
   Cusco 38.2 41.5 44.3 44.3 51.1 75.3
   Huancavelica 73.8 76.7 73.3 75.2 74.9 88.0
   Huanuco 50.2 39.4 41.7 45.5 49.6 78.9
   Junin 37.3 43.8 39.8 42.4 43.1 57.5
   Pasco 51.5 8.9 52.8 54.8 57.3 66.1
   Puno 32.7 36.4 52.8 42.0 55.8 78.0
Rainforest 68.6 73.8 73.7 71.7 72.1 68.7
   Amazonas 77.5 76.8 71.4 74.5 78.4 74.5
   Loreto 79.4 75.5 88.5 81.1 78.3 70.0
   Madre de Dios 31.9 31.5 47.0 48.4 53.1 36.7
   San Martin 61.6 67.7 68.0 67.9 68.3 66.9
   Ucayali 56.7 86.7 60.8 61.6 64.3 70.5
  1. *Source: Reference [30]