infant mortality rate


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infant mortality rate

the number of infants who die within one year of their birth, per thousand live births. As in most industrial societies, in the UK the infant mortality rate has markedly declined. In 1901 it was over 150 per 1000 live births, in 1940 it was 61 per 1000 live births, in 1950 it was 31.2 per 1000 live births, and in 1988 it was 8.8 per 1000 live births. Infant mortality rates are an important indicator of the level of economic development, welfare provision, etc. within a society, and class-specific infant mortality rates are an important indicator of social inequalities.
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0 per 1,000) has the highest infant mortality rate, followed by the North West (4.
The West Midlands region of England (6 per 1,000) has the highest infant mortality rate, followed by the North West (4.
The switch to North Sea Gas in the late 1960s/early 1970s triggered a rapid fall in infant mortality rates and also increasing life expectancy due to less exposure to air pollution in all areas on mains gas.
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I don't feel reassured that our infant mortality rate is that much better than others - it's just right at the national average - so I wouldn't say it's really good.
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Infant mortality rates are calculated by dividing the number of registered deaths of infants by the number of registered live births within a calendar year.
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had low infant mortality rate while adolescent birth rate, underweight live births, unwilling pregnancy, early marriage, infant suspected pneumonia in the last two weeks, people diagnosed with Hepatitis during last one year had high infant mortality rate.
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