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Table 1 Spatial clusters of age-adjusted stroke and myocardial infarction mortality risks from 1999 to 2007 in East Tennessee Appalachian region

From: Neighborhood disparities in stroke and myocardial infarction mortality: a GIS and spatial scan statistics approach

Cluster # of Census Tracts
(Neighborhoods)
Population Observed # of Deaths Expected # of Deaths Annual # of
Deaths/100,000 Persons
P-value
Stroke
1 1 5,447 136 37.76 195.6 0.001
2 3 17,243 174 91.95 102.8 0.001
3 6 34,887 270 174.24 84.2 0.001
4 6 30,158 266 187.63 77.0 0.001
5 5 24,711 180 120.65 81.0 0.001
6 4 12,008 107 67.27 86.4 0.004
Myocardial Infarction
1 7 36,945 608 243.77 177.7 0.001
2 6 24,596 334 159.80 148.9 0.001
3 4 13,856 213 88.78 171.0 0.001
4 6 28,823 333 197.74 120.0 0.001
5 6 30,158 363 236.98 109.2 0.001
6 3 9,568 124 61.61 143.4 0.001
7 7 35,548 325 231.94 99.9 0.001
8 1 2,818 47 20.94 160.0 0.001
9 4 8,566 88 54.98 114.1 0.009
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