infant mortality


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Noun1.infant mortality - the death rate during the first year of life
death rate, deathrate, fatality rate, mortality rate, mortality - the ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year
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infant mortality

infant mortality

nmortalità infantile
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INFANT mortality in Liverpool has risen to its highest level for almost a decade, a worrying recent report shows.
The switch to North Sea Gas in the late 1960s/early 1970s triggered a rapid fall in infant mortality rates and also increasing life expectancy due to less exposure to air pollution in all areas on mains gas.
amp;nbsp;   The health climate for women and children in Maryland has improved despite significant challenges, including troubling infant mortality numbers, a new study from United Health Foundation found.
Some readers will know that the switch to North Sea Gas in the late 1960s/early 1970s triggered a rapid fall in infant mortality rates and also increasing life expectancy due to less exposure to air pollution in all areas on mains gas.
KARACHI -- An international nonprofit health organisation on Friday said that maternal and infant mortality rate, which was extremely alarming in Sindh five years back, had been 'brought down to a large extent'.
While Texas' infant mortality rate is lower than the national average, a new study shows wide variations in rates across different areas of the state and among different racial groups.
However, female infant mortality shows small variations when compared with male infant mortality numbers.
Summary: Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Dec 7 (ANI): Rajasthan Health Minister Kalicharan Saraf said the state government was aiming to bring infant mortality rate to 28 by 2022 with facilitation of adequate resources.
The Alabama Department of Public Health announces that the infant mortality rate of 9.
Infant Mortality Rate, by Urbanization Level--National Vital Statistics System, United States, 2007 and 2015.
Progress in reducing infant mortality among black infants has stalled, finds a new study.
Vital statistics data on infant mortality rates in the United States have long shown a large disparity between African Americans and whites in the early years of the 20th century, as well as a narrowing in this disparity over the course of the century.

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