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Table 5 Mean life expectancy at birth by income and diabetes mellitus adjusted for myocardial infarction

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 73.48 68.93 - 78.33
  higher (other quartiles) Yes 76.53 73.72 - 79.44
  lower (lowest quartile) No 81.13 78.74 - 83.60
  higher (other quartiles) No 81.40 80.06 - 82.75
Women lower (lowest quartile) Yes 81.71 77.26 - 86.42
  higher (other quartiles) Yes 82.09 79.46 - 84.81
  lower (lowest quartile) No 87.23 84.63 - 89.89
  higher (other quartiles) No 87.89 86.42 - 89.38