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Table 1 Weighted under-five survival and death rates (per 100) due to different causesa under selected covariates

From: Fine and Gray competing risk regression model to study the cause-specific under-five child mortality in Bangladesh

Covariates Sample Size Survival Cause of death
Disease Non-disease Other
Overall 8746 95.5 47.8 26.8 25.4
Age of mother at birth
 Age < 20
 Age 20–30
 Age> 30
3035
4600
1111
94.3
96.4
95.5
42.8
52.7
56.8
28.6
25.0
22.7
28.6
22.3
20.4
Region    
 Barisal
 Chittagong
 Dhaka
 Khulna
 Rajshahi
 Rangpur
 Sylhet
977
1749
1444
981
1081
1107
1407
94.5
96.5
95.4
96.4
94.4
96.3
93.8
44.4
42.9
48.9
58.3
44.6
45.9
52.5
33.3
34.2
24.4
25.0
25.0
29.7
21.3
22.2
22.9
26.7
16.7
30.3
24.3
26.2
Mother's education level
 No education
 Primary
 Secondary
 Higher
1686
2681
3687
692
94.6
95.2
95.9
97.1
51.8
45.8
44.0
66.0
11.1
27.1
37.0
27.6
37.1
27.1
19.0
6.4
Wealth index
 Poor
 Middle
 Rich
3644
1661
3441
94.8
95.8
96.3
50.0
60.0
41.0
23.0
20.0
35.1
27.0
20.0
23.9
Place of residence
 Urban
 Rural
2669
6077
95.7
95.5
40.0
51.1
33.0
24.4
27.0
24.5
Gender of child
 Male
 Female
4499
4247
95.0
96.1
46.0
50.2
28.0
25.0
26.0
24.8
Birth order number
 First birth
 Others
3118
5628
94.9
95.9
45.1
51.2
29.4
24.4
25.5
24.4
Place of delivery
 Hospital
 Others
2382
6364
95.0
95.7
42.0
51.1
36.0
23.2
22.0
25.7
NGO membership of mother
 Yes
 No
3033
5713
94.5
96.1
43.6
51.3
31.0
23.1
25.4
25.6
Exposure to media
 Yes
 No
5585
3161
95.8
95.1
45.2
51.0
33.3
18.4
21.5
30.6
Size of child at birth
 Average/large
 Small
7203
1543
95.8
94.0
47.6
48.3
26.2
28.3
26.2
23.4
  1. aCauses given in introduction