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    US Infant Mortality Rates, By Race (1915-2013)

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    US infant mortality data, by race, from 1915 to 2013, as provided by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics.

    Installation

    npm install @stdlib/datasets-cdc-nchs-us-infant-mortality-bw-1915-2013

    Usage

    var dataset = require( '@stdlib/datasets-cdc-nchs-us-infant-mortality-bw-1915-2013' );

    dataset()

    Returns US infant mortality data, by race, from 1915 to 2013, as provided by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics.

    var data = dataset();
    // returns { 'black': [...], 'white': [...] }

    Notes

    • All birth data by race before 1980 are based on race of the child. Starting in 1980, birth data by race are based on race of the mother. Birth data are used to calculate infant mortality rate.

    Examples

    var dataset = require( '@stdlib/datasets-cdc-nchs-us-infant-mortality-bw-1915-2013' );
    
    // Retrieve the data:
    var data = dataset();
    var b = data.black;
    var w = data.white;
    
    // Compute the relative infant mortality rate for blacks versus whites...
    var r;
    var i;
    for ( i = 0; i < b.length; i++ ) {
        r = b[ i ] / w[ i ];
        console.log( '%d', r.toFixed( 3 ) );
    }

    CLI

    Installation

    To use the module as a general utility, install the module globally

    npm install -g @stdlib/datasets-cdc-nchs-us-infant-mortality-bw-1915-2013

    Usage

    Usage: cdc-nchs-us-infant-mortality-bw-1915-2013 [options]
    
    Options:
    
      -h,    --help                Print this message.
      -V,    --version             Print the package version.
    

    Notes

    • Data is written to stdout as comma-separated values (CSV), where the first line is a header line.

    Examples

    $ cdc-nchs-us-infant-mortality-bw-1915-2013

    License

    The data files (databases) are licensed under an Open Data Commons Public Domain Dedication & License 1.0 and their contents are licensed under Creative Commons Zero v1.0 Universal. The software is licensed under Apache License, Version 2.0.


    Notice

    This package is part of stdlib, a standard library for JavaScript and Node.js, with an emphasis on numerical and scientific computing. The library provides a collection of robust, high performance libraries for mathematics, statistics, streams, utilities, and more.

    For more information on the project, filing bug reports and feature requests, and guidance on how to develop stdlib, see the main project repository.

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