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Table 1 Average annual age-standardised rates per 1,000 population (95% confidence interval) of all-cause and cause-specific Indigenous mortality.

From: Recent patterns in chronic disease mortality in remote living Indigenous Australians

  Outer Regional Remote Very Remote
Cause of death 1998-2001 2002-2005 1998-2001 2002-2005 1998-2001 2002-2005
All cause 28.6 (26.1 - 31.1) 24.5 (22.2 - 26.8) 47.4 (42.8 - 52.0) 35.7 (31.8 - 39.6) 24.7 (22.4 - 27.0 19.9 (18.0 - 21.8)
Cardiovascular 17.3 (15.2 - 19.4) 14.5 (12.6 - 16.4) 26.5 (22.9 - 30.1) 19.1 (16.1 - 22.1) 12.8 (11.2 - 14.5) 10.7 (9.2 - 12.2)
Diabetes 7.1 (5.7 - 8.5) 6.4 (5.1 - 7.7) 8.8 (6.7 - 10.9) 7.7 (5.8 - 9.6) 5.3 (4.2 - 6.4) 4.6 (3.6 - 5.6)
Renal 5.1 (3.9 - 6.3) 4.6 (3.5 - 5.7) 9.5 (7.2 - 11.8) 7.9 (6.0 - 9.8) 5.6 (4.5 - 6.7) 4.8 (3.8 - 5.8)
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