mortality rate


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mortality rate

n
(Statistics) another term for death rate
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mortality rate - the ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year
infant deathrate, infant mortality, infant mortality rate - the death rate during the first year of life
neonatal mortality, neonatal mortality rate - the death rate during the first 28 days of life
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
Translations
úmrtnost
死亡率

mortality rate

ntasso di mortalità
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The report noted that the disparity in the infant mortality rate between white and black women has more than doubled over the past decade, though the rate within both groups has declined.
Areas with a large Indigenous population consistently represented the highest maternal and infant mortality rates, such as Winnipeg's Port Douglas or downtown core, which has an infant mortality rate at 7.
Using HIMSS Analytics' Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) and mortality rate measures collected by Healthgrades across 19 unique procedure- and condition-based clinical cohorts, a new analysis found that hospitals with advanced EMR capabilities (as reflected in high EMRAM scores) demonstrated significantly improved actual mortality rates, most notably for heart attack, respiratory failure and small intestine surgery.
Talking to a delegation of family physicians, LHWs and women at his residence, he said at present under five mortality rate was 94/1000 and it will be reduced to 45 till 2015 (Millennium Development Goals Target (MDG)), new born mortality rate would be reduced from 54/1000 to 25 and infant mortality rate from 77/1000 to 40 by 2015.
He said that at present under five mortality rate present is 94/1000 and it will be reduced 45 till 2015(MDGs Target), new born mortality rate is 54/1000 and it would be reduced up to 25 by year 2015, whereas, infant mortality rate is 77/1000 which would be reduced 40 up till 2015.
We are moving towards achievement of the Millennium Development Goals on reduction of infant mortality rate," Chief Pediatrician Elnura Boronbayeva told AKIpress.
As positive tendencies in 2013 could be mentioned the decreasing crude death rate and infant mortality rate and the increasing life expectancy at birth.
Conway Regional has improved its mortality rate since 2009, when it was the highest, said Jim Lambert, president and CEO of Conway Regional Health System.
London, Dec11 ( ANI ): People who drink alcohol heavily have a lower mortality rate than those who do not drink at all, a new study has revealed.
These goals come with specific targets to: reduce under-five mortality rate by two-thirds; reduce maternal mortality rate by three-quarters; halt and begin to reverse the spread of HIV; and halt and reverse the incidence of malaria and other diseases by 2015.
The target of the global body is to reduce the under-five mortality rate by two-thirds, between 1990 and 2015.
The 2011 jail mortality rate was 122 deaths per 100,000 inmates.