Table 2

Number of cases of stroke, 1987-2008
All stroke events Subsequent stroke events of auto immune disorders patients
Hemorrhagic stroke Ischeamic stroke Hemorrhagic stroke Ischeamic stroke
Characteristics No. % No. % No. % No. %
Gender
Men 36639 55.1 216802 50.7 566 38.6 3216 34.1
Women 29870 44.9 211229 49.3 902 61.4 6221 65.9
Age at diagnosis (yrs)
<50 5070 7.6 13632 3.2 73 5.0 221 2.3
50-59 6857 10.3 29285 6.8 120 8.2 439 4.7
60-69 12399 18.6 71089 16.6 249 17.0 1263 13.4
70-79 21079 31.7 145288 33.9 476 32.4 3208 34.0
> = 80 21104 31.7 168737 39.4 550 37.5 4306 45.6
Period of diagnosis (yrs)
1987-91 13074 19.7 90088 21.0 134 9.1 832 8.8
1992-96 15114 22.7 110525 25.8 299 20.4 2183 23.1
1997-01 15773 23.7 97993 22.9 389 26.5 2626 27.8
2002-08 22548 33.9 129425 30.2 646 44.0 3796 40.2
Socioeconomic status
Farmers 4797 7.2 34375 8.0 109 7.4 773 8.2
Self-employed 4911 7.4 31497 7.4 95 6.5 654 6.9
Professionals 4726 7.1 25561 6.0 70 4.8 438 4.6
White collar workers 18912 28.4 119320 27.9 476 32.4 2773 29.4
Workers 29487 44.3 197833 46.2 653 44.5 4406 46.7
Others 3676 5.5 19445 4.5 65 4.4 393 4.2
Region of residence
Big cities 22409 33.7 145119 33.9 429 29.2 2915 30.9
Northern Sweden 12936 19.4 80680 18.8 310 21.1 1972 20.9
Southern Sweden 31164 46.9 202232 47.2 729 49.7 4550 48.2
Hospitalization for obesity
Yes 114 0.2 703 0.2 2 0.1 30 0.3
No 66395 99.8 427328 99.8 1466 99.9 9407 99.7
Hospitalization for alcoholism
Yes 2265 3.4 7448 1.7 45 3.1 143 1.5
No 64244 96.6 420583 98.3 1423 96.9 9294 98.5
Hospitalization for chronic lower respiratory diseases
Yes 2067 3.1 18287 4.3 63 4.3 613 6.5
No 64442 96.9 409744 95.7 1405 95.7 8824 93.5
Hospitalization for hypertension
Yes 2254 3.4 16998 4.0 48 3.3 434 4.6
No 64255 96.6 411033 96.0 1420 96.7 9003 95.4
Hospitalization for diabetes type II
Yes 2425 3.6 28091 6.6 77 5.2 726 7.7
No 64084 96.4 399940 93.4 1391 94.8 8711 92.3
Hospitalization for artrial fibrillation
Yes 4174 6.3 47257 11.0 134 9.1 1351 14.3
No 62335 93.7 380774 89.0 1334 90.9 8086 85.7
Hospitalization for heart failure
Yes 4619 6.9 63904 14.9 129 8.8 1749 18.5
No 61890 93.1 364127 85.1 1339 91.2 7688 81.5
Hospitalization for renal disease
Yes 2656 4.0 19793 4.6 105 7.2 718 7.6
No 63853 96.0 408238 95.4 1363 92.8 8719 92.4
Hospitalization for sepsis
Yes 2167 3.3 15738 3.7 77 5.2 615 6.5
No 64342 96.7 412293 96.3 1391 94.8 8822 93.5
Hospitalization for coronary heart disease
Yes 9323 14.0 108895 25.4 234 15.9 2589 27.4
No 57186 86.0 319136 74.6 1234 84.1 6848 72.6
All 66509 100.0 428031 100.0 1468 100.0 9437 100.0

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