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Table 1 Log-log regressions of neonatal mortality on under five mortality among sub-national areas DHS 1986, 1991, 1996

From: Sub-national assessment of inequality trends in neonatal and child mortality in Brazil

Variable name Northern Regions Southern Regionsb
Ln of U5MR 0.786** 0.940**
  (4.091) (5.113)
Yearsa   
   Dummy year 1991 -0.076 ---
  (-0.472) ---
   Dummy year 1996 -0.064 -0.128
  (-0.368) (-1.335)
_cons -0.134 -0.373
  (-0.148) (-0.496)
R2 0.615 0.942
sample 17 9
  1. a the reference year is 1986, b for the Southern regions there is no DHS data in 1991 as it was conducted among the states of the Northeast Region. Statistical significance with a * p < 0.05; ** p < 0.01; *** p < 0.001