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Papua New Guinea Annual Report on Child Morbidity and Mortality 2011


General Info
Original or alternative title 
2011 Annual Report on Child Morbidity and Mortality
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2010 - 12/2011
Series or system 
Papua New Guinea Paediatric Hospital Reporting System (PHR)
Data type
Administrative data:
  • Discharge
  • Inpatient

This is the second annual report on child morbidity and mortality from the Child Health Advisory Committee of Papua New Guinea's Department of Health. The report contains number of hospital admissions, number of hospital deaths, and case fatality rates in children for a select group of conditions. In 2011, there were 20,582 admissions and 1,545 deaths recorded. The main data source is the Paediatric Hospital Reporting System (PHR).