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Table 3 Maximum of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) per 1000 live births per country-cluster (based on smoothed curves)

From: International time trends in sudden unexpected infant death, 1969–2012

  Maximum of SIDS Year of maximum
Cluster 1
 Australia 2.12 1984
 Austria 1.57 1988
 Belgium 2.01 1988
 Denmark 1.83 1986
 England & Wales 1.93 1985
 France 1.88 1988
 Ireland 2.31 1986
 New Zealand 3.93 1980
 Norway 2.09 1986
 Scotland 2.20 1986
 USA 1.59 1981
 West Germany 1.70 1987
Cluster 2
 Canada 1.30 1980
 Finland 0.57 1986
 Japan 0.39 1995
 Netherlands 1.04 1983
 Sweden 1.00 1987
 Switzerland 0.98 1989
Cluster 3
 Chile 0.53 2000
 Hungary 0.31 1998
 Poland 0.28 1990
 Uruguay 0.75 1998
Cluster 4
 Czech Republic 0.25 1993
 East Germany 0.74 1994
 Italy 0.13 1993
 Portugal 0.09 1986
 Spain 0.31 1992