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Mortality statistics from national censuses: a low cost viable method.

@article{Kandel2010MortalitySF,
  title={Mortality statistics from national censuses: a low cost viable method.},
  author={N Kandel and Neetu Singh and Anton Fri{\vc}},
  journal={Journal of Nepal Health Research Council},
  year={2010},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={
          63-8
        }
}
Information related to mortality is pivotal for evidence based policy and planning, resource mobilization and impact of intervention. This information is essential to monitor trends in health situation of the population, detect new epidemics, encourage research into avoidable causes of death, evaluate the success of control programs, and improve accountability for expenditures on disease control. Sixty percent of the countries of the world don't provide enough information on vital events and… 

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