Variable name Cause of death χ2 and P-value
(CD, NCD and injury)
Communicable disease (CD)
(n=16) %
Non-CD
(n=131) %
Injury
(n=7) %
Total
(n=154) %
Age at death: 12.7, P=0.002
15-64 years 17.5 73.0 9.5 63 (100.0)
65+ years 5.5 93.4 1.1 91 (100.0)
Sex of the deceased: 1.5, P=0.46
Male 12.6 83.9 3.4 87 (100.0)
Female 7.5 86.6 16.0 67 (100.0)
Household asset tertile: 6.7, P=0.15
Low 14.6 78.0 7.3 41 (100.0)
Medium 14.3 78.6 7.1 42 (100.0)
High 5.6 93.0 1.4 71 (100.0)
Place of death: 6.0, P=0.05
Home 11.6 88.4 0.0 69 (100.0)
Hospital/in transit 9.4 82.3 8.2 85 (100.0)
All 10.4 85.1 4.6 154 (100.0)