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Table 3 Unadjusted average partial effect of sibling mortality correlation on probability of infant death in Nigeria, 1980–2013

From: Clustering of infant deaths among Nigerian women: investigation of temporal patterns using dynamic random effects model

Row no. Probabilities Computation 1980–1989
(n = 30,330)
1990–1999
(n = 74,211)
2000–2009
(106478)
≥ 2010
(n = 21,071)
1 Probability of infant death conditional on death of the preceding sibling (p1) Obtained from the life table technique using the Kaplan-Meier method 0.2435 0.247 0.1982 0.1262
2 Probability of infant death conditional on survival of the preceding sibling (p0) Obtained from the life table technique using the Kaplan-Meier method 0.0763 0.0752 0.0643 0.0499
3 Average partial effect (p1 − p0) Row 1 − row 2 0.1672 0.1718 0.1339 0.0763