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Table 3 Agreement between physicians and InterVA model CODs allocation byrecall period and characteristics of respondent in Dabat, Ethiopiafrom 01 January 2010–15 February 2012

From: Agreement between physicians and the InterVA-4 model in assigning causes ofdeath: the role of recall period and characteristics specific to the deceasedand the respondent

Variables Number % agree Kappa (95% CI)
Recall period    
  ≤3 months 54 61.1 0.19 (0.0, 0.4)
  4-6 months 68 57.3 0.32 (0.2, 0.4)
  7-12 months 72 59.7 0.27 (0.2, 0.4)
  13-18 months 116 62.9 0.53 (0.4, 0.6)
  19-25 ½ months 98 56.1 0.44 (0.3, 0.5)
Respondent relation    
  Parent/marital friend 180 61.7 0.42 (0.3, 0.5)
  Other relative 172 55.2 0.33 (0.2, 0.4)
  Unrelated 56 66.1 0.51 (0.3, 0.7)
Respondent live with status    
  Yes 383 61.6 0.35 (0.3, 0.5)
  No 283 58.7 0.41 (0.3, 0.5)