Traduction en anglais : Regional distribution and temporal development of infant mortality in the Federal Republic of Germany 1973-1988.
Infant mortality was documented for the Federal Republic of Germany as well as for the individual Federal Laender (before German unification) during 1973 and 1988. 31 Cause-of-Death groups, 5 Age-of-Death groups, and both sexes were considered.
During the observation period the infant mortality rate decreased to 1/3 of the value of 1973 and is now well below 1 ;. The temporal decrease of infant mortality is different with regard to causes of death, age of death, sex, and Federal Land:
During the observation period the infant mortality rate decreased to 1/3 of the value of 1973 and is now well below 1 ;
Infant mortality due to congenital malformations decreased to about one half within the observation period, but its relative contribution to all natural causes of death increased from about 20 ;
in 1973 to about 30 ;
Mots-clés Pascal : Mortalité, Nourrisson, Cause, Epidémiologie, Allemagne(république fédérale), Historique, Homme, Allemagne, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mortality, Infant, Cause, Epidemiology, West Germany, Case history, Human, Germany, Europe
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0021511
Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 199406.