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Table 6 Numbers of VAs collected by cause of death and gold standard level for adult causes

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

Adult causes Level 1 Level 2A Level 2B
AIDS 345 0 8
AIDS with TB 148 0 0
Acute myocardial infarction 376 24 0
Anemia 68 0 0
Asthma 13 34 0
Bite of venomous animal 66 0 0
Breast cancer 179 3 12
COPD 170 1 0
Cervical cancer 127 23 5
Cirrhosis 82 231 0
Colorectal cancer 85 6 8
Dementia 1 0 0
Diabetes with coma 144 0 0
Diabetes with renal failure 156 0 0
Diabetes with skin infection/sepsis 114 0 0
Diarrhea/dysentery 221 7 0
Drowning 106 0 0
Epilepsy 47 1 0
Esophageal cancer 26 13 1
Falls 173 0 0
Fires 122 0 0
Hemorrhage 111 3 0
Homicide 167 0 0
Hypertensive disorder 107 6 0
Congestive heart failure 221 0 0
Inflammatory heart disease 42 0 0
Leukemia 71 2 5
Liver cancer 29 0 2
Lung cancer 66 36 4
Lymphomas 74 0 3
Malaria 89 11 0
Mouth/oropharynx cancer 22 0 0
Obstructed labor 17 1 0
Other cancers 142 0 0
Other cardiovascular diseases 153 0 0
Other digestive diseases 166 0 0
Other infectious diseases 258 0 0
Other injuries 103 0 0
Other noncommunicable diseases 200 0 0
Other pregnancy-related deaths 89 0 0
Ovarian cancer 32 1 0
Pelvic inflammatory disease 5 0 0
Pneumonia 310 229 0
Poisonings 86 0 0
Prostate cancer 40 8 0
Renal failure 411 2 0
Road traffic 202 0 0
Sepsis 24 46 0
Stomach cancer 50 10 2
Stroke 378 252 0
Suicide 124 0 0
TB 196 79 0
Uterine cancer 1 1 1