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Table 2 Number and rate of stillbirths and early neonatal deaths by birth weight among 1958 perinatal deaths at KCMC 2000-2010

From: Causes of perinatal death at a tertiary care hospital in Northern Tanzania 2000–2010: a registry based study

   Birth weight in grams
  Total <1500 1500-2499 >=2500
  n (/1000) n (/1000) n (/1000) n (/1000)
Total births 33929 741 3787 29401
Perinatal deaths 1958 (57.7) 459 (619.4) 558 (147.3) 941 (32.0)
Stillbirths 1219 (35.9) 283 (381.9) 383 (101.1) 553 (18.8)
 Antepartum (Macerated) stillbirths 799 204 272 323
 Intrapartum (Fresh) stillbirths 420 79 111 230
Early neonatal deaths 739 (21.8) 176 (237.5) 175 (46.2) 388 (13.2)
 Apgar <7 395 97 73 215
 Apgar ≥7 332 77 98 167
 Missing Apgar score 12 2 4 6
Total singletons 32165 552 2916 28697
Perinatal deaths 1752 (54.5) 348 (630.4) 491 (168.4) 913 (31.8)
Total multiple births 1765 190 871 704
Perinatal deaths 206 (116.7) 111 (584.2) 67 (76.9) 28 (39.8)