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Table 1 Responses of 2039 respondents about their sisters' vital status and lifetime risk of maternal death in Kita, Mali, 2007.

From: High maternal mortality estimated by the sisterhood method in a rural area of Mali

Col.1 Col.2 Col.3 Col.4 Col.5 Col.6 Col.7 Col.8
Age group of respondent (years) No. of respondents (%) No. of sisters ≥ 13 y No. of sisters ≥ 13 y who died (%) No. of maternal deaths (%) Adjustment factor Sisters exposed (Col3 × Col6) Lifetime risk (Col5/Col7)
15-19 485 (24%) 886 210 (24%) 81 (9%) 0.107 95  
20-24 294 (14%) 668 123 (18%) 38 (6%) 0.206 138  
25-29 248 (12%) 631 129 (20%) 50 (8%) 0.343 216  
30-34 288 (14%) 704 156 (22%) 49 (7%) 0.503 354  
35-39 250 (12%) 576 161 (28%) 57 (10%) 0.664 382  
40-44 237 (12%) 562 203 (36%) 77 (14%) 0.802 451  
45-49 238 (12%) 601 251 (42%) 77 (13%) 0.9 541  
Total 2039 (100%) 4628 1233 (27%) 429 (9%)   2177 0.197