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1

What is the calculation term for:

# of persons with disease / # of persons in population

Crude Morbidity Rate

2

What is the equation to calculate "crude mortality rate"?

# of deaths (all causes) / # of persons in population

3

What is the calculation term for:

# of deaths (all causes) / # of persons in population

Crude Mortality Rate

4

What is the equation to calculate "cause-specific morbidity rate"?

# of persons with cause-specific disease / # of persons in population

5

What does the following equation tell you?

# of persons with cause-specific disease / # of persons in population

Cause-specific morbidity rate

6

What is the equation to calculate "Cause-specific mortality rate"?

# of cause-specific deaths / # of persons in population

7

What is this equation used to calculate?

# of cause-specific deaths / # of persons in population

cause-specific mortality rate

8

What equation is used to calculate "case-fatality rate"?

# of cause-specific deaths / # of cases of disease

9

What is the following equation used to calculate?

# of cause-specific deaths / # of cases of disease

Case-Fatality Rate

10

What is the equation used to calculate "cause-specific survival rate"?

# of cause-specific cases alive / # of cases of that cause-specific disease

11

What is the following equation used to find?

# of cause-specific cases alive / # of cases of that cause-specific disease

Cause-Specific Survival Rate

12

What equation is used to calculate "live birth rate (usually per year)"?

# of live births / 1,000 population

13

What is the following equation used to calculate?

# of live births / 1,000 population

Live Birth Rate (usually per year)

14

What equation is used to calculate "fertility rate (usually per year)"?

# of live births / 1,000 women of childbearing age (15-44)

15

What does the following equation tell us?

# of live births / 1,000 women of childbearing age (15-44)

Fertility Rate (usually per year)

16

How do you calculate "neonatal mortality rate (usually per year)"?

# of deaths in those

17

What does the following equation tell us?

# of deaths in those in

neonatal mortality rate (usually per year)

18

What calculation is used to determine "postnatal mortality rate (usually per year)"?

# of deaths in those >28 days but

19

What is the following equation used to calculate?

# of deaths in those >28 days but

Postnatal Mortality Rate (usually per year)

20

How do you calculate "infant mortality rate (usually per year)"?

# of deaths in those

21

What is the following equation used to find?

# of deaths in those

Infant Mortality Rate (usually per year)

22

What equation tells us the "maternal mortality ratio"?

# of female deaths related to pregnancy / 100,000 live births

23

What is the following equation used to calculate?

# of female deaths related to pregnancy / 1000,000 live births

Maternal Mortality Ratio

24

What equation would you use if you wanted to find the "proportional mortality ratio (PMR)?

# of cause-specific deaths / total # of deaths in population

25

What is the following equation used to calculate?

# of cause-specific deaths / total # of deaths in population

Proportional Mortality Ratio (PMR)

26

What is the equation to calculate "crude morbidity rate"?

# of Persons with Disease/# of persons in population