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  1. Determinants of infant mortality in Malawi : an analysis to control for death clustering within families.

    Article - En anglais

    The 1988 Malawi Traditional and Modern Methods of Child Spacing Survey data are used to identify determinants of infant mortality in Malawi.

    The logistic binomial analysis shows that socioeconomic factors are significant even during the neonatal period while the length of the preceding birth interval is significant in the post-neonatal period only.

    There is a strong familial correlation of mortality risks during both the neonatal and post-neonatal periods but the effect of geographical area of residence is stronger in the post-neonatal period.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Nourrisson, Mortalité, Malawi, Epidémiologie, Statistique, Homme, Afrique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Infant, Mortality, Malawi, Epidemiology, Statistics, Human, Africa

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 95-0105876

    Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 09/06/1995.