Table 3

All-cause mortality rate ratios by decade, 1960-2000. For all strata the reference is always the group "Others"

Education

Decade

Men

Women


Mortality rate ratios (95% CI)

Mortality rate ratios (95% CI)


Doctors

1960-69

0.90 (0.82-0.99)

0.81 (0.56-1.16)

1970-79

0.79 (0.73-0.86)

0.87 (0.67-1.13)

1980-89

0.75 (0.70-0.80)

0.98 (0.80-1.21)

1990-99

0.69 (0.65-0.74)

0.73 (0.60-0.88)


Dentists

1960-69

0.84 (0.73-0.97)

0.91 (0.68-1.21)

1970-79

0.87 (0.77-0.98)

0.57 (0.43-0.76)

1980-89

0.66 (0.59-0.74)

0.75 (0.60-0.93)

1990-99

0.70 (0.64-0.78)

0.72 (0.58-0.88)


Nurses

1960-69

0.89 (0.69-1.13)

0.83 (0.79-0.87)

1970-79

1.09 (0.84-1.41)

0.79 (0.76-0.82)

1980-89

0.90 (0.72-1.13)

0.81 (0.78-0.84)

1990-99

0.75 (0.62-0.91)

0.77 (0.75-0.80)


Theologians

1960-69

0.74 (0.65-0.84)

1.92 (0.72-5.13)

1970-79

0.73 (0.66-0.81)

0.29 (0.04-2.07)

1980-89

0.75 (0.68-0.83)

0.69 (0.31-1.54)

1990-99

0.68 (0.61-0.76)

0.65 (0.35-1.20)


Police

1960-69

0.97 (0.84-1.11)

1.66 (0.23-11.81)

1970-79

0.90 (0.81-1.01)

1.30 (0.33-5.22)

1980-89

0.86 (0.79-0.94)

1.06 (0.34-3.30)

1990-99

0.83 (0.76-0.89)

1.12 (0.46-2.68)


Other graduates

1960-69

0.82 (0.79-0.85)

0.73 (0.63-0.84)

1970-79

0.73 (0.71-0.76)

0.82 (0.73-0.93)

1980-89

0.71 (0.69-0.73)

0.83 (0.76-0.91)

1990-99

0.65 (0.64-0.67)

0.72 (0.67-0.78)


Others

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Aasland et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:173   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-173

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