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Table 3 Excess mortality calculated as observed/expected ratio with 95% confidence intervals among male patients with mental disorders compared with general population, by birth cohort, Denmark and Finland 1982-2006

From: Patterns in mortality among people with severe mental disorders across birth cohorts: a register-based study of Denmark and Finland in 1982–2006

  1982-86 1987-91 1992-96 1997-01 2002-06
Denmark      
1918-22 3.8 (3.2-4.6) 3.0 (2.6-3.4) 2.7 (2.4-3.0) 2.4 (2.2-2.7) 2.0 (1.8-2.2)
1923-27 6.8 (6.3-7.4) 7.2 (5.4-9.4) 6.2 (5.0-7.5) 4.7 (4.0-5.5) 4.3 (3.8-4.8)
1928-32 5.4 (4.8-6.0) 4.2 (2.7-5.7) 3.1 (2.5-3.8) 2.9 (2.7-3.0) 3.0 (2.6-3.5)
1933-37 6.9 (6.3-7.6) 5.7 (4.5-6.9) 4.0 (3.9-4.2) 4.3 (4.1-4.4) 3.0 (2.6-3.4)
1938-42 8.9 (8.1-9.7) 7.0 (6.1-7.9) 6.3 (6.1-6.4) 4.9 (4.7-5.2) 4.1 (3.8-4.4)
1943-47 11.8 (10.8-12.9) 8.0 (7.4-8.5) 6.9 (6.5-7.2) 5.9 (5.6-6.2) 4.5 (4.4-4.7)
1948-52 12.5 (11.4-13.7) 8.9 (8.3-9.5) 9.0 (8.5-9.5) 7.1 (6.7-7.5) 6.4 (6.1-6.8)
1953-57 15.2 (13.6-16.9) 11.8 (10.9-12.7) 10.2 (9.6-10.9) 9.7 (9.2-10.2) 6.7 (6.2-7.2)
1958-62 13.5 (11.7-15.5) 11.5 (10.3-12.8) 11.8 (10.9-12.8) 10.0 (9.3-10.7) 6.9 (6.3-7.4)
1963-67 8.2 (6.5-10.1) 14.3 (12.5-16.3) 14.9 (13.5-16.3) 10.8 (10.0-11.6) 8.6 (8.1-9.2)
1968-72   12.7 (10.5-15.3) 13.7 (12.1-15.5) 14.1 (12.8-15.5) 9.6 (8.8-10.5)
1973-77    16.6 (13.3-20.4) 10.1 (8.9-11.4) 12.4 (11.1-13.8)
1978-82     12.0 (10.1-14.3) 8.6 (7.6-9.7)
1983-87      4.3 (3.5-5.2)
Finland      
1918-22 1.2 (1.1-1.3) 2.2 (2.0-2.5) 2.0 (1.9-2.2) 1.7 (1.6-1.8) 1.4 (1.3-1.5)
1923-27 3.6 (3.3-3.9) 4.3 (3.4-5.4) 3.9 (3.3-4.5) 3.4 (3.0-3.8) 2.7 (2.5-3.0)
1928-32 2.5 (2.2-2.7) 3.3 (2.5-4.0) 2.8 (2.3-3.3) 2.4 (2.3-2.5) 2.1 (1.9-2.3)
1933-37 2.6 (2.4-2.9) 3.9 (3.3-4.6) 3.2 (2.8-3.6) 2.7 (2.6-2.9) 2.4 (2.1-2.6)
1938-42 4.0 (3.7-4.4) 4.7 (4.1-5.2) 3.7 (3.4-4.1) 3.3 (3.1-3.5) 2.7 (2.6-2.9)
1943-47 5.9 (5.4-6.4) 5.7 (5.3-6.1) 4.6 (4.4-4.9) 3.8 (3.7-4.0) 3.3 (3.2-3.4)
1948-52 6.3 (5.7-6.9) 6.7 (6.2-7.2) 5.2 (4.9-5.6) 4.7 (4.4-4.9) 3.9 (3.6-4.1)
1953-57 6.1 (5.5-6.8) 8.0 (7.4-8.6) 6.3 (5.8-6.7) 5.4 (5.1-5.7) 4.3 (4.0-4.6)
1958-62 6.2 (5.4-7.1) 7.6 (6.8-8.5) 7.2 (6.6-7.8) 6.6 (6.2-7.0) 5.3 (5.0-5.6)
1963-67 4.8 (3.9-5.9) 5.0 (4.4-5.8) 6.1 (5.5-6.7) 6.0 (5.6-6.5) 5.4 (5.0-5.8)
1968-72   6.0 (5.0-7.3) 5.0 (4.5-5.7) 5.5 (5.0-6.1) 5.4 (4.9-5.9)
1973-77    5.4 (4.4-6.7) 5.3 (4.7-6.0) 5.5 (5.0-6.2)
1978-82     6.0 (5.0-7.1) 5.0 (4.4-5.6)
1983-87      5.5(4.4-6.7)