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Table 7 Numbers of VAs collected by cause of death and gold standard level for child causes

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

Child causes Level 1 Level 2A Level 2B
AIDS 19 0 0
AIDS with TB 1 0 0
Bite of venomous animal 54 0 0
Diarrhea/dysentery 255 1 0
Drowning 82 1 0
Encephalitis 41 0 0
Falls 49 0 0
Fires 68 0 0
Hemorrhagic fever 51 0 0
Malaria 59 58 0
Measles 0 23 0
Meningitis 58 0 0
Other cancers 28 0 0
Other cardiovascular diseases 76 0 0
Other defined causes of child deaths 182 0 0
Other digestive diseases 48 0 0
Other infectious diseases 60 0 0
Other respiratory diseases 12 0 0
Pertussis 0 0 0
Pneumonia 272 224 1
Pneumonia and diarrhea 35 3 0
Poisonings 18 0 0
Road traffic 92 0 0
Sepsis (with local bacterial infection) 22 15 0
Sepsis (without local bacterial infection) 39 67 0
TB 4 5 0
Violent death 52 0 0