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Table 3 Median CSMF and CCCSMF accuracy across 500 splits

From: Improving performance of the Tariff Method for assigning causes of death to verbal autopsies

   Tariff 1.0   Tariff 2.0   Difference in CSMF accuracy (%) Difference in CCSMF accuracy (%)
   Median CSMF accuracy (%) 95 % UI Median CCCSMF accuracy (%) 95 % UI Median CSMF accuracy (%) 95 % UI Median CCCSMF accuracy (%) 95 % UI
Adult No HCE 69.5 (69.0, 69.9) 17.1 (15.8, 18.2) 71.7 (71.1, 72.1) 23.1 (21.6, 24.3) 2.2 6.0
  HCE 74.5 (73.9, 75.3) 30.7 (29.1, 32.9) 77.0 (76.6, 77.5) 37.6 (36.5, 38.9) 2.5 6.8
Child No HCE 64.2 (63.5, 65.1) 2.7 (0.8, 5.2) 74.4 (73.6, 75.1) 30.5 (28.4, 32.4) 10.2 27.7
  HCE 70.9 (70.4, 71.5) 20.9 (19.6, 22.6) 78.3 (77.6, 78.7) 41.1 (39.2, 42.0) 7.4 20.1
Neonatea No HCE 66.3 (65.5, 67.1) 8.4 (6.3, 10.6) 81.3 (80.7, 82.4) 49.2 (47.4, 52.2) 15.0 40.8
  HCE 67.9 (67.0, 68.9) 12.8 (10.3, 15.5) 82.8 (81.9, 83.5) 53.1 (50.9, 55.1) 14.9 40.3
  1. aTariff 1.0 has 11 causes for neonates vs. the six used for Tariff 2.0