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Table 4 Estimate of neo-natal deaths averted

From: Economic evaluation of participatory learning and action with women’s groups facilitated by Accredited Social Health Activists to improve birth outcomes in rural eastern India

  Intervention arm Control arm
Estimated number of live births in the intervention area 3603 3439
Neo-natal mortality rate (per 1000 live births) 30 44
Estimated neo-natal deaths (after taking estimated live births of intervention and control areas) 108 151
Estimated neo-natal deaths in the control area after taking same number of live births as in the intervention area   158
Neo-natal deaths averted (158 minus 108) in the intervention area 50