Abstract G34 Incidence (95% CI) of infectious death per 10 000 births

1981–19881989–19961997–2004
Live born babies ⩾24 weeks gestation.
All deaths2.5 (2.4 to 2.6)2.6 (2.5 to 2.7)2.3 (2.2 to 2.40)
Group B strep0.78 (0.75 to 0.81)0.88 (0.84 to 0.91)0.61 (0.58 to 0.64)
E coli0.37 (0.35 to 0.4)0.34 (0.32 to 0.36)0.25 (0.23 to 0.27)