Table 2

Distribution of total births and infant deaths*

TotalMale (%)Female (%)
Live births70123752 (54)3260 (46)
Infant deaths442208 (47)234 (53)
Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)635572
  • * Comparison of mortality of two sexes: Yates corrected 2 = 7.61, P<0.05.