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Prevalence of under-5 mortality and its associated risk factors in Afghanistan

Sanjay Kumar Pal, Jyoti Vijay and Kamalesh Kumar Patel

Children and Youth Services Review, 2021, vol. 120, issue C

Abstract: Under-five mortality rate (U5MR) is a crucial indicator of the health in a society. The determinant of under-five mortality is essential for designing effective intervention programs that enhances the survival of young children.

Keywords: Demographic and Health Survey; Under-five mortality; Cox proportional hazards regression; Determinants; Afghanistan (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2021
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DOI: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2020.105801

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