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Table 2 Mortality rates (per 1,000 live-births) for different age by wealth index and cohort, ICDDR,B-service and govt-service areas

From: Does health intervention improve socioeconomic inequalities of neonatal, infant and child mortality? Evidence from Matlab, Bangladesh

Wealth index ICDDR,B-service Govt-service
  1983–85 1988–90 1993–95 1998–00 1983–85 1988–90 1993–95 1998–00
Neonatal         
   Poorest 54.1 51.6 38.0 43.7 71.6 66.8 66.1 43.6
   Richest 49.1 35.5 27.0 21.9 68.8 51.6 43.1 26.8
Poor:rich 1.10 1.45 1.41 2.00 1.04 1.29 1.53 1.63
Infant         
   Poorest 100.3 86.6 67.3 59.6 132.9 105.0 97.9 74.6
   Richest 92.2 57.6 43.9 30.2 106.0 81.1 63.6 38.0
Poor:rich 1.09 1.50 1.53 1.97 1.25 1.29 1.54 1.96
1–4 years         
   Poorest 52.0 36.5 21.1 12.9 80.3 52.0 40.2 25.3
   Richest 22.7 16.8 10.4 10.4 46.6 19.5 18.2 5.8
Poor:rich 2.29 2.17 2.03 1.13 1.72 2.67 2.12 4.36
Under-5         
   Poorest 152.3 123.1 88.4 72.5 213.2 157.0 138.1 99.9
   Richest 114.9 74.4 54.3 41.6 152.6 100.6 81.9 43.8
Poor:rich 1.33 1.65 1.63 1.74 1.40 1.56 1.69 2.28