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Table 2 Unintentional suffocation deaths of children less than 1 year old and children aged 1 to 4 years old

From: Healthy China 2030: how to control the rising trend of unintentional suffocation death in children under five years old

Year Number of infant deaths Unintentional suffocation of infants under 1 year old Number of deaths of children aged 1 to 4 years old Unintentional suffocation in children aged 1 to 4 years old
N Mortality rate (per 100,000 persons) Percentage of infant deaths (%) N Mortality Rate (per 100,000 persons) Percentage of deaths among children aged 1 to 4 years old
2009 6058 605 77.5 10.0 2424 104 13.3 4.29
2010 5868 488 61.2 8.3 2768 96 12 3.47
2011 5138 501 62.2 9.8 2371 85 10.6 3.58
2012 4803 538 64.1 11.2 2540 104 12.4 4.09
2013 3851 401 48.8 10.4 1896 65 7.9 3.43
2014 3277 257 32.9 7.8 1810 59 7.6 3.26
2015 3117 333 42.6 10.7 1674 71 9.1 4.24
2016 2825 329 41.4 11.6 1610 76 9.6 4.72
2017 2592 303 36.3 11.7 1492 76 9.1 5.09
2018 2367 354 50.2 15.0 1399 88 12.5 6.29
Total 39,896 4109 51.7 10.3 19,984 824 10.4 4.12