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Table 7 Comparison of tariffs for five different causes of maternal death with tariffs for cervical cancer

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

Symptom or text item Anemia Hemorrhage Hypertensive disorder Other maternal causes Sepsis Cervical cancer
Death during labor or delivery 191 52.5 141.5 121.5 0 0
Excessive bleeding after delivery or abortion 83 145.5 50 36.5 59.5 0
Duration of labor 132.5 0 53 75 0 0
Excessive bleeding during labor or delivery 73.5 61.5 62 46.5 0 0
Duration of pregnancy 77 34 68.5 51.5 0 0
Death within 6 weeks of childbirth 57.5 67.5 66 39 72 0
Bleeding during pregnancy 0 52.5 62 84 0 0
word_cesarean 0 52.5 71 65.5 0 0
Pregnant at the time of death 36.5 17 34.5 35.5 14.5 0
word_pregnanc 27 21.5 27 36 23.5 0
word_deliv 24 35 18.5 25.5 26.5 0
Death within 6 weeks of an abortion 30.5 25.5 0 39 64.5 0
word_babi 0 20 15 27 0 0
Excessive vaginal bleeding in week before death 11 23.5 8 13 9 5.5
Death during an abortion 0 44 0 0 0 0
word_womb 17 0 10.5 14 19 0
How many weeks was her period overdue? 8 13 9 9.5 6 0
word_birth 0 14 4 11 12.5 0
Vaginal bleeding other than her period 4.5 11.5 3.5 7.5 6 7