DDS Entity Definition: R_PERI_MORT
- Perinatal Mortality Rate
- PERINATAL:peri *
- Display as:
- Continuous time series
- Stillbirths plus deaths under 1 week per thousand live births.
This is the best measure of obstetric care,
the overall infant mortality rate being influenced by nutrition, etc.
In modern Britain the rate is so low that
just one death more or less will have a big impact
on an area's relative performance.
"R_PERI_MORT" is contained within:
|Entity ID||Entity Name|
||Life & Death|
"R_PERI_MORT" contains no lower-level entities.