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Table 4 Gestational age-specific neonatal mortality rates by 1,000 live births for preterm babies

From: Global report on preterm birth and stillbirth (1 of 7): definitions, description of the burden and opportunities to improve data

Gestational Age
(weeks)
Ilesa, Nigeria,
1996-2000
Pelotas, Brazil,
2004
Scotland,
1985-1994
34-36 48 15 11
32-33 156 61 33
<32 587 370 194
All preterm (<37) 179 66 41
  1. Source: Ilesa, Nigeria (1996-2000) [100], Pelotas, Brazil (2004) (Barros, personal communication 2009), and Scotland (1985-1994) [101]