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Mother mortality rate [message #21930] Fri, 08 January 2021 08:41 Go to next message
id709nvz is currently offline  id709nvz
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Hi seniors,
Can anyone help me to construct a maternal mortality rate whose children are below five years of age? for Ethiopian DHS,, 2005, 2011, 2016
I myself find it hard to create the rate.

Please give your hand!
Kind regards
Re: Mother mortality rate [message #21935 is a reply to message #21930] Fri, 08 January 2021 10:32 Go to previous message
Bridgette-DHS is currently offline  Bridgette-DHS
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Following is a response from DHS Research & Data Analysis Director, Tom Pullum

The maternal mortality data come from the sisters of the respondent (and the mm variables). We don't have birth histories for the sisters. It's not possible (unfortunately) to do what you want to do.
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