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Table 1 Characteristics of all inpatients with acute myocardial infarction in Estonia (n = 4900).

From: Use of evidence-based pharmacotherapy after myocardial infarction in Estonia

  Men Women
Total number of patients, (%) 2772 (56.6) 2128 (43.4)**
Number of deaths, (%) 709 (25.6) 744 (35)**
Number of treated patients, (%) 2260 (81.5) 1594 (74.9)**
Age (years; mean ± SD) 65.66 ± 11.56 73.61 ± 9.81**
20-39 years, No. (%) 36 (1.30) 4 (0.19)**
40-59 years, No. (%) 786 (28.35) 183 (8.60)**
60-79 years, No. (%) 1666 (60.10) 1333 (62.64)
80-99 years, No. (%) 284 (10.25) 608 (28.57)**
  1. **P < 0.01 for comparison between men and women. Age was compared with the t-test, otherwise Pearson's χ2 test was used.