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Table 4 Classification of cause specific mortality among neonates

From: Impact of a community-based perinatal and newborn preventive care package on perinatal and neonatal mortality in a remote mountainous district in Northern Pakistan

Causes of neonatal deaths Number of deaths Percent
Prematurity 45 36.3
Sepsis 32 25.8
Birth asphyxia 23 18.5
Tetanus 8 6.5
Birth injury 4 3.2
Congenital abnormality 3 2.4
Unexplained deaths 9 7.3