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Infant and child mortality in Palestinian camps in Lebanon.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12348281     Owner:  PIP     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
"This study aims at producing acceptable estimates of a number of indicators of infant and child mortality in Palestinian camps in Lebanon by using the Brass technique. The study utilized data provided by two comprehensive surveys...carried out in 1979 and 1989." Results are provided on the decline in infant mortality between 1977 and 1989; the reduction in the probability of dying between ages one and five; life expectancy at birth; sex differences in infant mortality; and changes in death rates and life expectancy by mother's educational level.
Authors:
K Z Khawaja
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Population bulletin of ESCWA     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1011-4793     ISO Abbreviation:  Popul Bull ESCWA     Publication Date:  1996  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-03-04     Completed Date:  1998-03-04     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9426737     Medline TA:  Popul Bull ESCWA     Country:  JORDAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  3-28     Citation Subset:  J    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Asia
Asia, Western
Demography
Developing Countries
Economics
Educational Status*
Infant Mortality*
Lebanon
Life Expectancy*
Longevity
Middle East
Mortality*
Population
Population Characteristics
Population Dynamics
Research
Sex Factors*
Social Class
Socioeconomic Factors
Statistics as Topic*

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