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Table 1 The age and sex distribution of the decedents represented in the verbal autopsy sample and the national life expectancy for the country according to the 2010 United Nations numbers

From: Population Health Metrics Research Consortium gold standard verbal autopsy validation study: design, implementation, and development of analysis datasets

Site National life expectancy Decedents sampled
   % Male % Female % Under age 5 % Ages 5 - 59 % Ages 60+
Andhra Pradesh, India 64.2 59 41 28 55 17
Bohol, Philippines 67.8 56 44 31 38 31
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 55.4 48 52 44 41 15
Federal District and Morelos, Mexico 76.2 53 46 21 46 34
Pemba Island, Tanzania 55.4 52 48 60 31 10
Uttar Pradesh, India 64.2 58 42 24 58 18