ERIC Number: EJ382723
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Racial and Residential Differences in U.S. Infant Death Rates: A Temporal Analysis.
Johnson, Nan E.; Zaki, Khalida P.
Rural Sociology, v53 n2 p207-19 Sum 1988
Compares annual rates of neonatal, postneonatal mortality to annual rates of low birth weight, 1963-1982. Shows that same level of decline in incidence of low birth weight is associated with greater decline in mortality rates of non-White than White infants and for nonmetro than metro infants. Contains 15 references. (Author/DHP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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