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Table 4 Health and development disparities, Ecuador. Rates of fertility and infant mortality.

From: Globalization and local response to epidemiological overlap in 21st century Ecuador

  Urban areas Rural areas No education or primary Secondary education or more Lowest provincial rate Highest provincial rate
Fertility rate per woman 15–49 2.8 4.3 5.6 1.9 2.7 4.7
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births 22.0 40.0 51.0 11.0 26.0 34.0
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