QuestionsWhat is the standardization method?
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admin answered 2 months ago
The choice of the standard population is arbitrary in principle. But this population ought to resemble the people whose percentages are being contrasted. It is suitable to compare mortality trends and patterns for India or to measure state-level differences in mortality using the demographic of India as of the most recent census date. It is disingenuous to compare the percentages of two nations using either the demographic breakdown of one nation or the aggregate of the two nations.