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Infant and Child Mortality data set [message #15729] Fri, 07 September 2018 09:44 Go to next message
dlaminwel@gmail.com is currently offline  dlaminwel@gmail.com
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I'm working on TDHS 2005, 2010 and 2015 SPSS birth file.
i want to create a variable infant mortality and child mortality, what do i need to do? Since I want to be able to extract two dataset using select cases ( case 1: infant and case 2: child mortality). Kindly please assist.
Re: Infant and Child Mortality data set [message #15938 is a reply to message #15729] Mon, 08 October 2018 13:33 Go to previous message
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Unfortunately, we do not have SPSS code for Infant and Child Mortality. Please reference the Guide to DHS Statistics for a description of the calculation of mortality estimates in DHS surveys: https://www.dhsprogram.com/pubs/pdf/DHSG1/Guide_to_DHS_Stati stics_DHS-7.pdf.
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