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Table 4 Estimated under registration of deaths (%) in the DSP system during the 1990 s

From: Mortality registration and surveillance in China: History, current situation and challenges

Region 1992 1995 1998
  Infant deaths All ages Infant deaths All ages Infant deaths All ages
Urban - 10.9 25.8 15.1 20.5 13.2
Rural 25.4 13.1 35.6 13.0 21.9 14.9
National 16.0 12.8 34.7 13.5 20.7 14.1
  1. Source: Calculated from 1992, 1995 and 1998 completeness surveys carried out by the Chinese Academy of Preventive Medicine.