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Table 3 Median CSMF accuracy for Tariff and PCVA with 95% UI, by age group with and without HCE information

From: Performance of the Tariff Method: validation of a simple additive algorithm for analysis of verbal autopsies

   Tariff PCVA
   Median 95% UI Median 95% UI
Adult No HCE 0.695 (0.690, 0.699) 0.624 (0.619, 0.631)
  HCE 0.745 (0.739, 0.753) 0.675 (0.669, 0.680)
Child No HCE 0.642 (0.635, 0.651) 0.632 (0.626, 0.642)
  HCE 0.709 (0.704, 0.715) 0.682 (0.671, 0.690)
Neonate No HCE 0.663 (0.655, 0.671) 0.695 (0.682, 0.705)
  HCE 0.679 (0.670, 0.689) 0.733 (0.719, 0.743)
  1. PCVA results for neonates are shown at a six-cause level, since analysis was not possible at the same 11-cause level as Tariff.