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Table 3 Mortality rate per 1000 infant-years of observation by background characteristics KA- HDSS, September 2013

From: Infant mortality and causes of infant deaths in rural Ethiopia: a population-based cohort of 3684 births

Characteristics Rate (95 %)
Sex  
 Female 43.4 (34.7, 54.4)
 Male 55.4 (45.5, 67.6)
Age-category  
 Neonate 70.4 (57.8, 85.8)
 Post-Neonate 21.6 (17.3, 27.1)
Birth order  
 1 57.3 (36.5, 89.8)
 2 53.1 (36.2, 78.0)
 3–4 52.9 (40.7, 68.9)
 > = 5 44.6 (35.5, 56.0)
Marital statusa  
 Married 46.2 (39.1, 54.6)
 Single 67.7 (45.4, 101.1)
 Divorced 65.4 (35.2, 121.5)
 Widowed 82.6 (20.7, 330.4)
Occupationa  
 Housewife/farmer 47.0 (39.9, 55.5)
 Employed 53.7 (26.8, 107.3)
 unemployed 66.2 (45.1, 97.2)
Educational statusa  
 No form education 51.0 (43.1, 60.4)
 Primary 49.9 (33.5, 74.5)
 Secondary 38.9 (23.9, 63.6)
Place of delivery  
 Home 46.47 (39.1, 55.3)
 Health facility 59.9 (45.0, 79.7)
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