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Table 3 Correlations between prescriptions and mortality rates in the period of 2000-2008 in Hungary

From: Continued improvement of cardiovascular mortality in Hungary - impact of increased cardio-metabolic prescriptions

   Stroke mortality/Population Acute myocardial infarction/Population Total mortality/Population
Number of antidiabetic prescriptions/Population Correlation Coefficient -0.945 -0.874 -0.037
  Significance Level p* <0.001 0.002 0.926
  n 9 9 9
Number of antilipidemic prescriptions/Population Correlation Coefficient -0.963 -0.892 -0.070
  Significance Level p* <0.001 0.001 0.859
  n 9 9 9
Number of antihypertensive prescriptions/Population Correlation Coefficient -0.888 -0.802 0.016
  Significance Level p* 0.001 0.009 0.967
  n 9 9 9
  1. *p: Pearson correlation coefficient