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Research Article

Child Mortality Estimation: A Global Overview of Infant and Child Mortality Age Patterns in Light of New Empirical Data

  • Michel Guillot mail,

    miguillo@sas.upenn.edu

    Affiliation: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United State of America

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  • Patrick Gerland,

    Affiliation: United Nations Population Division, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • François Pelletier,

    Affiliation: United Nations Population Division, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Ameed Saabneh

    Affiliation: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United State of America

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  • Published: August 28, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001299

About the Authors

Michel Guillot, Ameed Saabneh
Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United State of America
Patrick Gerland, François Pelletier
United Nations Population Division, New York, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: miguillo@sas.upenn.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist. The views expressed in this paper are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations. Its contents have not been formally edited and cleared by the United Nations.

Author Contributions

Analyzed the data: MG PG FP AS. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: MG. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: MG PG FP. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MG PG FP AS. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: MG PG FP AS.