Table 7

Numbers of VAs collected by cause of death and gold standard level for child causes

Child causes

Level 1

Level 2A

Level 2B


AIDS

19

0

0


AIDS with TB

1

0

0


Bite of venomous animal

54

0

0


Diarrhea/dysentery

255

1

0


Drowning

82

1

0


Encephalitis

41

0

0


Falls

49

0

0


Fires

68

0

0


Hemorrhagic fever

51

0

0


Malaria

59

58

0


Measles

0

23

0


Meningitis

58

0

0


Other cancers

28

0

0


Other cardiovascular diseases

76

0

0


Other defined causes of child deaths

182

0

0


Other digestive diseases

48

0

0


Other infectious diseases

60

0

0


Other respiratory diseases

12

0

0


Pertussis

0

0

0


Pneumonia

272

224

1


Pneumonia and diarrhea

35

3

0


Poisonings

18

0

0


Road traffic

92

0

0


Sepsis (with local bacterial infection)

22

15

0


Sepsis (without local bacterial infection)

39

67

0


TB

4

5

0


Violent death

52

0

0


Murray et al. Population Health Metrics 2011 9:27   doi:10.1186/1478-7954-9-27

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