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Table 1 Background characteristics for verbal autopsy interviews in Burkina Faso (n = 91) and Indonesia (n = 116).

From: Assessing the repeatability of verbal autopsy for determining cause of death: two case studies among women of reproductive age in Burkina Faso and Indonesia

subject characteristic level %
    Burkina Faso Indonesia
deceased woman education primary 2.2 62.9
   secondary/higher 0 29.3
  work for income yes 45.1 37.9
  place of death health facility 51.7 45.7
  water supply piped 1.1 30.2
  television yes 2.2 50.0
respondent sex female 26.4 57.8
  age under 40 yrs 30.8 44.0
  education primary 8.8 62.1
   secondary/higher 2.2 11.3
  work for income yes 90.1 62.1
  1. Selected factors recorded at follow-up interviews, for women who had died and primary verbal autopsy interview respondents, are shown.