European Health Information Gateway

European Health Information Gateway

Perinatal deaths per 1000 births

Full name:
Perinatal deaths per 1000 births
deaths per 1000 births
Type of measure:
Arithmetic average, Crude rate
Data source:
European Health for All database
Data source notes:
The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
•    SDR: age-standardized death rates (see HFA-DB user manual/Technical notes, page 13, for details)
•    FTE: full-time equivalent
•    PP: physical persons
•    PPP$: purchasing power parities expressed in US $, an internationally comparable scale reflecting the relative domestic purchasing powers of currencies.

Indicator notes:
Perinatal deaths per 1000 births
Indicator code: E070403.1000gOrNational

Number of stillbirths and deaths in the first week of life, 1000+ grams of national criteria if weight specific information is not available.

Country notes:
Calculations are based on birth weight-specific data (1000+ g). Perinatal mortality is likely underestimated due to incomplete registration.