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Table 1 Mortality rates per 100,000 children by age group and sex in Guangzhou, China

From: Trends and seasonality in cause-specific mortality among children under 15 years in Guangzhou, China, 2008–2018

  All mortality in 2018 AARR%(95% CI)
All CMNN NCDs Injury Ill-defined
Total 34.3 4.6(1.1 to 8.1) 2.9(−0.9 to 6.4) 5.6(1.2 to 9.8) 4.9(0.8 to 8.9) 14.9(11.5 to 18.2)
Age (years)
 < 1 342.1 9.3(6.9 to 11.6) 8.1(5.7 to 10.3) 10.8(7.5 to 14.1) 4.6(− 2.1 to 10.9) 19.5(16.0 to 22.9)
 1–4 18.2 8.9(4.9 to 12.8) 6.5(0.0 to 12.5) 10.4(5.9 to 14.7) 6.8(3.4 to 10.1) 22.2(15.3 to 29.0)
 5–9 8.7 5.7(3.3 to 8.0) 3.4(−3.3 to 9.5) 4.3(0.9 to 7.5) 8.9(4.7 to 13.0) 18.5(−3.2 to 38.0)
 10–14 10.5 1.4(−1.5 to 4.3) 1.2(−8.1 to 9.8) −0.5(−4.4 to 3.3) 4.4(−0.6 to 9.2) − 1.1(− 16.9 to 12.8)
Sex
 male 40.2 7.6(5.4 to 9.7) 6.8(4.3 to 9.3) 8.1(5.3 to 10.8) 6.1(2.9 to 9.2) 17.6(13.5 to 21.6)
 female 27.5 9.3(7.3 to 11.2) 8.9(6.8 to 11.0) 9.5(6.6 to 12.4) 6.4(2.9 to 9.8) 20.2(13.0 to 27.3)
  1. CMNN communicable, maternal, neonatal, and nutritional diseases, NCDs non-communicable diseases, AARR Average Annual Rate of Reduction, CI Confidence Interval