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Table 2 Mortality rate /1000 person-years in HDSS cohort of children during 2003–2007 (n = 28,910)

From: A cohort study of survival following discharge from hospital in rural Tanzanian children using linked data of admissions with community-based demographic surveillance

By admission status Time at risk person years No. of deaths Rate (CI)
Admitted 2,202.9 111 49.0 (40.6, 59.2)
Not admitted 55,677.8 1,273 22.9 (21.6, 24.2)
By age in years
 < 1 11,106.0 800 72.0 (67.2, 77.2)
 1–< 2 12,199.5 283 23.2 (20.6, 26.1)
 2–< 3 11,847.7 146 12.2 (10.4, 14.4)
 3–< 4 11,629.2 77 6.5 (5.2, 8.2)
 4–< 5 11,098.3 78 6.9 (5.5, 8.7)
By broad age categories
 1–4 46,774.7 581 12.5 (11.5, 13.5)
 0–4 57,880.0 1,384 23.9 (22.6, 25.2)
  1. CI: Confidence Interval; broad age categories