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Crude Mortality Rate

  • By: Barry Pakes
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Crude mortality rate (CMR) refers to the number of people who die per 1,000 persons in a population in a specific amount of time, usually one year. In a country such as Canada, CMR is approximately seven deaths per 1,000 population ...

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