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Table 5 Incidence of CVD and duration of residence

From: A registry-based follow-up study, comparing the incidence of cardiovascular disease in native Danes and immigrants born in Turkey, Pakistan and the former Yugoslavia: do social inequalities play a role?

Duration of residence (years) Turkey* Former Yugoslavia* Pakistan *
Incident cases (30-44 years)/person-years 89/42 180 33/16 094 38/13 909
Incident cases (45-60) years)/person-years 214/15 283 131/10 946 169/10 195
Age group 30-44 years    
5-20 0.64 (0.41-1.00) 1.35 (0.63-2.91) 0.39 (0.20-0.77)
> 20 (ref) 1 1 1
Age group 45-60 years    
5-20 0.53 (0.35-0.78) 1.24 (0.80-1.92) 0.83 (0.53-1.31)
> 20 (ref) 1 1 1
Age group 30-44 years**    
5-20 0.77 (0.38-1.54) 1.16 (0.58-2.30) 0.92 (0.41-2.06)
> 20 1.12 (0.85-1.47) 0.76 (0.41-1.41) 1.66 (1.11-2.49)
Age group 45-60 years**    
5-20 0.63 (0.35-1.11) 1.15 (0.67-2.00) 1.08 (0.59-1.98)
> 20 1.26 (1.09-1.46) 1.02 (0.84-1.24) 1.40 (1.19-1.65)
  1. The values represent Hazard ratio estimates (95% confidence interval)
  2. *Adjusted for marital status, age, sex, employment, income and housing conditions
  3. ** Reference group: Native Danes