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Table 1 Outcome data sources

From: An ecological study of chronic kidney disease in five Mesoamerican countries: associations with crop and heat

Country Data type Data source Additional outcome event information Administrative area analysis level Temporal extent Number of analysis area units
Age Sex
Mexico Deaths Mortality registry [21] Yes Yes Second (Municipality) 2010–2016 2456
Guatemala Deaths Mortality registry [22] Yes Yes Second (Municipality) 2009–2015 333
El Salvador Hospital admissions Published study [6] No No Second (Municipality) 2005–2010 262
Nicaragua Deaths MINSA reports [23] No No Second (Municipality) 2016–2018 153
Costa Rica Deaths Published study [3] Yes Yes Second (Canton) 2004–2012 81
  1. MINSA Ministerio de Salud = Ministry of Health