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China Disease Surveillance Points 1992

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
1992 全国疾病监测系统
Geography 
China (CHN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/1992 - 12/1992
Data type
Vital registration:
  • National vital registration
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Disease Surveillance Points (DSP) 1992 contains mortality and morbidity data for China. The data are broken down by age, sex, and cause of death (with ICD-9 codes), and tabulations are also divided into urban and rural categories. Surveillance occured at 145 voluntary sites in urban and rural areas, and 136 of them provided monthly reports for vital statistics. In 1992, the DSP covered a population of 9,999,234 people. In total, 54,345 deaths were reported at validated sites. When adjusted for underreporting, the death rate was 624.16 per 100,000 people. The three leading causes of death were cardiovascular disease, respiratory disease and cancer.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Chinese Academy of Preventive Medicine, Ministry of Public Health (China). China Disease Surveillance Points 1992.
Other ID type 
ISBN
Other ID 
7508004132 9787508004136