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Table 5 Bangladesh cause-specific mortality fraction (CSMF) comparison

From: On the estimation of population cause-specific mortality fractions from in-hospital deaths

Cause CSMF Hospital† Deaths per hospital death model Deaths per hospital death without covariates model Community†† GBD‡
Cancer Estimate 95% CI 3.4 (2.5,4.2) 5.3 (3.6,7.9) 5.5 (3.5,8.7) 9.9 (8.9,10.9) 11.9 (11.6,12.2)
Diabetes Estimate 95% CI 2.8 (2,3.6) 2.6 (1.7,4.1) 3.3 (2,5.3) 6.2 (5.5,7) 4.2 (3.9,4.6)
Infections—acute Estimate 95% CI 9 (7.6,10.4) 10.4 (5.8,18.6) 10.4 (7.2,15.2) 8.1 (7.3,9.0) 8.6 (8.2,8.9)
Infections—chronic Estimate 95% CI 2.1 (1.4,2.8) 2.1 (0.9,4.5) 2.6 (1.1,6.0) 1.7 (1.3,2.1) 2.6 (2.3,2.8)
Injuries Estimate 95% CI 9.4 (7.9,10.8) 11.1 (4.7,26.1) 6 (4.4,8.1) 7.1 (6.3,8) 8.3 (8.0,8.6)
Maternal Estimate 95% CI 3.9 (3,4.9) 1.4 (1.4,1.4) 1.3 (0.7,2.2) 0.8 (0.5,1.0) 0.6 (0.6,0.7)
Stroke Estimate 95% CI 19.8 (17.8,21.7) 21.1 (17.0,26.1) 23.8 (19.4,29.3) 31.5 (30.0,32.9) 17 (16.1,17.9)
Other NCDs Estimate 95% CI 49.7 (47.2,52.1) 46.1 (39,54.6) 47.1 (40.1,55.4) 34.7 (33.1,36.2) 46.8 (46.1,47.5)
  1. Abbreviations: CI confidence interval, NCD non-communicable diseases
  2. † (cause assigned by medical record review), †† (cause assigned by Tariff 2.0), ‡ (2016 Global Burden of Disease Bangladesh national estimate)