TABLE 1

International SIDS and PNM Rates: 1990–2005

CountryRisk-Reduction Campaign Begana19901995200020012002200320042005% Change, 1990–2005
Argentina-12003
    SIDS rateb0.810.760.530.440.580.490.470.49−40
    PNM rate9.408.125.655.625.585.944.624.49−52
Australia-21991
    SIDS ratec1.810.750.510.430.430.290.220.32−82
    PNM rate3.181.871.731.581.641.451.441.32−58
Canada-31993
    SIDS ratec0.810.660.370.340.330.280.24NA−70d
    PNM rate2.211.951.661.431.471.321.281.32−40
England/Wales-41991
    SIDS rateb1.70.610.410.400.320.290.320.30−82
    PNM rate3.32.01.71.91.71.71.61.6−52
Germany-51991e
    SIDS ratec1.420.980.630.580.510.480.460.43−70
    PNM rate3.32.11.71.61.51.481.451.40−58
Ireland-61992
    SIDS ratec2.200.640.860.700.570.580.510.38−83
    PNM rate3.71.61.91.71.61.31.41.1−70
Japan-71998
    SIDS rateb0.300.440.270.250.220.190.190.16−47
    PNM rate2.02.11.41.51.31.31.31.4−30
Netherlands-8f1987
    SIDS ratec0.560.250.120.170.110.140.090.10−82
    PNM rate2.31.71.21.51.21.21.01.2−48
New Zealand-91991
    SIDS ratec2.902.091.100.900.801.091.240.80−72
    PNM rate4.213.532.502.601.982.062.601.90−55
Norway-101990
    SIDS ratec1.70.480.440.420.340.230.250.30−82
    PNM rate3.11.41.21.11.01.01.01.0−68
Scotland-111991
    SIDS ratec2.00.720.600.600.550.800.530.39−81
    PNM rate3.32.21.81.72.11.71.81.7−48
Sweden-121992
    SIDS ratec1.00.40.30.30.250.240.280.23−77
    PNM rate2.41.281.071.121.050.880.930.96−60
United States-131994
    SIDS rateg1.300.870.620.550.660.530.550.54−58
    PNM rate3.382.672.282.312.312.232.272.34−31