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Table 3 Causes of death among children in Cambodia

From: Causes of maternal and child mortality among Cambodian sex workers and their children: a cross sectional study

Children of other sex workers (FSW) under 5 years of age (N = 36) Children of other FSW over 5 years of age (N = 14) Children of FSW under 5 years of age (N = 8) Children in Cambodia overalla
HIV 13 (36.1%) HIV 1 (7.1%)   HIV/AIDS 0.30%
Lung disease 6 (16.7%) Lung disease 1 (7.1%) Pneumonia 1 (12.5%) Acute lower respiratory infections 16.80%
Dengue 3 (8.3%) Dengue 2 (14.3%)   
Fever 2 (5.6%) Fever 2 (14.3%) Fever 2 (25%) Sepsis and other infectious conditions of the newborn 8.10%
Drowning 2 (5.6%) Drowning 2 (14.3%)   
Hepatitis B 3 (2.8%) Liver disease 1 (7.1%)   
Congenital heart disease 3 (2.8%)    Congenital anomalies 9.80%
Measles 3 (2.8%)   Measles 1 (12.5%) Measles 0.40%
Malnutrition 3 (2.8%)    
Unknown 6 (16.7%) Unknown 2 (14.3%) Unknown 2 (25%)  
  Road accident 3 (21.4%)   Injuries 8.30%
   Diarrhea 1 (12.5%) Diarrheal diseases 8.10%
   Asthma 1 (12.5%)  
    Prematurity 16.20%
    Birth asphyxia and birth trauma 13%
    Other communicable, perinatal and nutritional conditions 9.40%
    Other non-communicable diseases 4.50%
    Pertussis 2.80%
    Meningitis/encephalitis 1.40%
    Malaria 0.50%
    Tetanus 0.304
  1. WHO Global Health Observatory. Causes of child mortality. http://www.who.int/gho/child_health/mortality/causes/en/