Table 2

Person-years, deaths, crude mortality rates, age-standardized mortality rates (ASMR), 1991–2001, and percent unemployed in 1991 by variables included in the analysis, women aged 30–69 at cohort inception, Canada
Person-years Deaths ASMR* 95% confidence interval Percent unemployed in 1991
Total, women 7,749,960 16,084 338.9 332.6 −345.3 6.9
Employment status
Employed 6,934,000 14,769 335.5 328.0 - 343.2 0.0
Unemployed 515,960 1,315 384.3 353.8 - 417.5 100.0
Occupational skill level
Professional 1,319,460 2,095 278.4 258.6 - 299.8 3.5
Managerial 551,460 1,120 337.4 309.7 - 367.6 4.5
Skilled/Technical/Supervisory 2,760,800 6,237 346.0 334.1 - 358.3 8.4
Semi-skilled 2,061,580 4,443 336.6 323.9 - 349.8 6.1
Unskilled 756,660 2,189 397.9 375.0 - 422.2 11.5
Educational attainment
Less than secondary graduation 1,877,820 5,974 383.2 370.9 - 395.8 9.6
Secondary graduation 2,831,380 5,678 337.5 324.9 - 350.7 7.1
Postsecondary diploma 1,634,960 2,941 313.2 296.6 - 330.8 5.4
University degree 1,105,800 1,491 252.8 233.1 - 274.2 4.2
Marital status
Legally married 5,264,650 9,988 304.9 295.8 - 314.2 6.7
Common-law 508,880 830 379.2 314.6 - 457.0 9.0
Widowed 203,190 1,340 424.4 394.5 - 456.6 7.3
Separated 235,720 599 411.8 364.2 - 465.7 8.4
Divorced 538,630 1,668 406.8 379.0 - 436.6 7.1
Never married 698,880 1,659 399.0 375.0 - 424.6 6.2
Year of immigration
Non-immigrant 5,895,110 12,998 357.9 349.1 - 366.9 6.8
Before 1971 770,350 2,129 300.8 285.1 - 317.3 6.0
1971-1980 441,380 589 243.8 210.3 - 282.5 7.2
1981-1991 312,450 331 221.3 189.3 - 258.7 11.3
Non-permanent resident 30,680 37 348.3 211.5 - 573.5 10.9
Industry sector
Primary 270,450 726 325.5 301.1 - 351.8 7.7
Manufacturing 757,690 1,590 302.7 279.7 - 327.6 12.5
Construction 133,020 314 372.0 320.1 - 432.4 11.5
Transportation, storage, communication, utilities 351,560 670 384.8 334.0 - 443.3 5.9
Trade 1,120,570 2,621 336.8 320.0 - 354.3 8.0
Finance, insurance, real estate 989,910 1,910 352.5 331.3 - 375.1 6.2
Government 621,640 1,346 377.4 346.4 - 411.2 5.8
Other service industries 3,205,130 6,907 335.1 323.9 - 346.8 5.6

* ASMR: Age-standardized mortality rate per 100,000 person-years at risk.

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