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Table 2 CSMFs by resampled deaths or main MDS deaths at ages 5 to 69 years

From: Performance criteria for verbal autopsy-based systems to estimate national causes of death: development and application to the Indian Million Death Study

  MDS Resample Rank order OR: resample versus MDSa(95% CI)
Disease Number % Number % MDS Resample
Communicable         
Malaria 2,094 3.3 40 2.2 13 16 0.8 (0.6 to 1.1)
Tuberculosis 5,714 9.0 139 7.7 3 4 0.9 (0.8 to 1.1)
HIV/STI 439 0.7 8 0.4 18 19 0.6 (0.3 to 1.2)
Other infectious diseasesb 7,005 11.1 234 12.9 2 2 1.3 (1.1 to 1.5)
Maternal conditions 1,053 1.7 14 0.8 17 17 0.5 (0.3 to 0.9)
Nutritional conditions 387 0.6 12 0.7 19 18 1.2 (0.7 to 2.1)
Non communicable         
Cancer 5,511 8.7 152 8.4 4 3 0.9 (0.8 to 1.1)
Ischemic heart disease 7,557 12.0 239 13.2 1 1 1.0 (0.9 to 1.2)
Stroke (cerebrovascular disease) 4,526 7.2 137 7.6 6 5 1.0 (0.9 to 1.2)
Other CVDc 1,642 2.6 54 3.0 16 15 1.1 (0.8 to 1.5)
Chronic respiratory disease 5,494 8.7 134 7.4 5 6 0.8 (0.7 to 1)
Liver cirrhosis 2,463 3.9 60 3.3 11 13 0.8 (0.6 to 1.1)
Other digestive diseases 2,248 3.6 84 4.6 12 9 1.5 (1.2 to 1.8)
Renal and other endocrine diseases 2,511 4.0 67 3.7 10 11 0.9 (0.7 to 1.1)
Other chronic diseases 1,722 2.7 64 3.5 15 12 1.3 (1 to 1.6)
Injuries         
Road traffic accidents 1,864 3.0 71 3.9 14 10 1.1 (0.8 to 1.4)
Suicides 2,647 4.2 60 3.3 9 13 0.7 (0.6 to 0.9)
Other injuries 4,497 7.1 134 7.4 7 6 1.0 (0.9 to 1.2)
Ill-defined 3,766 6.0 108 6.0 8 8 1.0 (0.8 to 1.2)
Total 63,140 100 1,811 100     
  1. aAdjusted for age, sex, religion (Hindu versus not), education (illiterate versus not), state (poorer nine states versus remaining states), rural/urban, and home/hospital death; brespiratory infections, diarrheal diseases, vaccine-preventable diseases, meningitis, encephalitis, tropical diseases, acute bacterial sepsis and severe infections, and other infectious and parasitic diseases; crheumatic and hypertensive heart disease, heart failure, and other cardiovascular diseases. CI, confidence interval; CSMFs, cause specific mortality fractions; CVD, cardiovascular disease; MDS, Million Death Study; OR, odds ratio; STI, sexually-transmitted infections.