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Table 2 Cumulative slope of registered mortality (%) by regions and by departments, Peru, 1996–2000.

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

  Infectious
diseases
  Maternal and
perinatal
conditions
  Nutritional
deficiencies and
nutritional anaemia
  Total
Coast -8.9%   -38.2%   -82.0%   -6.8%
   Lima and Callao 15.8%   -51.9%   -54.4%   -3.2%
   Ica 6.3%   -40.9%   -55.7%   -3.7%
   La Libertad -13.4%   -60.8%   -62.8%   -4.0%
   Lambayeque -7.4%   -18.3%   -80.4%   -5.4%
   Moquegua 1.4%   -18.4%   -5.2%   -7.6%
   Piura -11.5%   -37.0%   -105.6%   -9.9%
   Tacna -4.8%   -25.1%   -70.6%   -9.7%
   Tumbes -8.3%   -27.9%   -92.4%   -2.3%
Andes -23.8%   -34.5%   -58.6%   -6.4%
   Ancash -9.8%   -31.7%   -152.7%   -8.2%
   Apurimac -18.8%   -52.1%   -72.9%   -10.0%
   Arequipa -15.3%   -42.5%   87.8%   -1.4%
   Ayacucho -14.7%   -8.8%   -73.1%   -6.1%
   Cajamarca -35.6%   -29.3%   -60.8%   -9.3%
   Cusco -27.7%   -50.2%   -71.5%   -10.4%
   Huancavelica -40.9%   -44.5%   -6.4%   -7.1%
   Huanuco -22.7%   -22.7%   -85.9%   -6.9%
   Junin -29.6%   -30.4%   -41.3%   -4.7%
   Pasco -23.5%   -37.9%   -91.9%   -12.5%
   Puno -17.6%   -33.5%   -40.8%   0.6%
Rainforest -12.0%   -38.7%   -80.4%   -7.3%
   Amazonas 5.2%   -34.6%   -106.0%   -3.6%
   Loreto -1.3%   -33.4%   -44.8%   0.2%
   Madre de Dios -21.9%   -37.5%   -75.9%   -7.1%
   San Martin -35.6%   -46.1%   -130.8%   -18.5%
   Ucayali -14.8%   -43.7%   -77.2%   -9.7%
  Circulatory diseases (non infectious) Cancer Chronic airway diseases Diabetes mellitus Other chronic diseases Injuries Total
Coast 2.2% 12.1% -6.8% -17.6% 0.6% -10.0% -6.8%
   Lima and Callao -3.5% -0.8% -13.0% 27.6% -4.5% -16.5% -3.2%
   Ica 6.3% 5.2% -25.3% -15.3% -2.4% -12.0% -3.7%
   La Libertad 8.2% 9.7% 3.5% -1.8% 12.4% -2.4% -4.0%
   Lambayeque -6.0% 25.4% 4.6% -42.9% -15.1% -0.6% -5.4%
   Moquegua -10.5% -0.6% -8.4% -41.5% -0.4% -17.1% -7.6%
   Piura 4.0% 9.0% -4.5% -13.2% -3.1% -15.1% -9.9%
   Tacna -2.6% 1.8% -62.9% -19.7% 25.9% -26.3% -9.7%
   Tumbes -4.1% 32.7% -14.1% -6.5% 30.1% -26.0% -2.3%
Andes 6.5% 18.2% 17.3% 10.3% -0.1% 15.3% -6.4%
   Ancash 1.9% -8.7% 27.8% -54.8% 5.1% 16.1% -8.2%
   Apurimac 4.3% 16.2% 51.2% -162.7% -13.9% 27.1% -10.0%
   Arequipa -3.5% 11.0% -1.2% 84.6% 3.5% -3.8% -1.4%
   Ayacucho 8.1% 10.4% 17.4% -65.5% -17.1% 7.4% -6.1%
   Cajamarca 4.5% 30.8% -15.2% 27.3% -7.4% 6.6% -9.3%
   Cusco 11.4% 35.4% 30.4% -3.8% -17.2% 19.9% -10.4%
   Huancavelica 25.2% -13.1% 80.0% 56.2% 22.0% 31.5% -7.1%
   Huanuco -16.6% 17.4% -11.8% 6.3% 12.1% 27.8% -6.9%
   Junin 2.7% 29.6% 54.2% 25.6% 8.8% -4.5% -4.7%
   Pasco -23.5% 15.5% -41.7% -8.3% 14.2% 9.5% -12.5%
   Puno 21.6% 34.1% -20.0% 85.5% 12.7% 29.0% 0.6%
Rainforest 11.1% 6.2% -26.4% 32.4% 10.9% 6.6% -7.3%
   Amazonas 12.6% -15.4% -53.7% -65.2% 13.3% 26.8% -3.6%
   Loreto 13.9% 16.3% -36.2% 76.9% 2.4% 25.5% 0.2%
   Madre de Dios -10.5% 21.5% 60.2% 55.6% 42.4% -1.0% -7.1%
   San Martin 2.2% 18.1% -15.6% 4.2% 7.7% -16.4% -18.5%
   Ucayali 22.8% -15.1% 64.9% 35.2% 36.6% 1.8% -9.7%