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|Title:||Vital Statistics: Linked Birth/Infant Death Data Set, 1986 Birth Cohort [United States]|
|Source:||National Center of Health Statistics|
|Abstract:||The Linked Birth/Infant Death Data Set contains three separate data files. The first file includes linked records of live births and infant deaths for the 1986 birth cohort - also referred to as the numerator file. The second file contains the live births file for 1986. Referred to as the denominator-plus file. The third file contains information from the death certificates for infants that could not be linked to their corresponding birth certificates.|