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Table 1 Household deaths in preceding 12 months

From: Deaths from surgical conditions in Malawi - a randomised cross-sectional Nationwide household survey

  Frequency (n) (%)
House hold location
 Rural 1332 90.1
 Urban 107 7.2
 Slum 13 0.9
 Not recorded 27 1.8
Total households 1479 100
 Total Reported deaths
 Male 294 52.7
 Females 259 46.4
 Not recorded 5 0.8
All 558 100
 Total Deaths by age group (years)
 0–4 188 33.8
 5–17 67 12.1
 18–49 172 31.0
 Above 50 128 23.1
 Missing 3  
Total 558 100