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Table 3 Mean life expectancy at birth by income and diabetes mellitus

From: Socio-economic differences in life expectancy among persons with diabetes mellitus or myocardial infarction: results from the German MONICA/KORA study

  Income Diabetes mellitus Life expectancy (years) 95% Confidence limits
Men lower (lowest quartile) Yes 72.76 68.29 - 77.52
  higher (other quartiles) Yes 76.24 73.47 - 79.13
  lower (lowest quartile) No 80.73 78.36 - 83.17
  higher (other quartiles) No 81.12 79.80 - 82.46
Women lower (lowest quartile) Yes 81.36 77.01 - 85.96
  higher (other quartiles) Yes 81.98 79.37 - 84.68
  lower (lowest quartile) No 87.08 84.52 - 89.74
  higher (other quartiles) No 87.77 86.32 - 89.25