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Table 4 Excess mortality calculated as observed/expected ratio with 95% confidence intervals among female 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 3.7 (3.0-4.6) 3.0 (2.6-3.5) 2.6 (2.4-2.7) 2.0 (1.8-2.1) 1.6 (1.5-1.7)
1923-27 6.5 (5.8-7.3) 5.6 (2.6-9.9) 4.4 (3.2-5.9) 4.0 (3.1-5.0) 2.9 (2.4-3.5)
1928-32 5.0 (4.4-5.7) 4.5 (4.0-5.0) 4.0 (3.6-4.3) 2.5 (1.8-3.2) 3.1 (2.7-3.5)
1933-37 6.3 (5.4-7.4) 5.1 (4.5-5.8) 3.3 (3.0-3.7) 3.2 (2.7-3.8) 3.2 (3.0-3.4)
1938-42 9.2 (7.7-10.8) 7.3 (6.4-8.2) 5.1 (4.6-5.6) 3.7 (3.4-4.0) 4.3 (4.0-4.7)
1943-47 13.1 (11.1-15.3) 7.5 (6.6-8.5) 5.8 (5.3-6.4) 5.8 (5.4-6.3) 3.7 (3.2-4.3)
1948-52 18.0 (15.0-21.6) 10.3 (9.0-11.6) 6.1 (5.5-6.8) 5.5 (5.0-5.9) 5.2 (4.7-5.7)
1953-57 23.9 (19.8-28.7) 14.8 (12.6-17.3) 6.7 (6.0-7.5) 6.2 (5.6-6.7) 5.9 (5.5-6.4)
1958-62 24.4 (18.9-30.9) 17.3 (13.7-21.5) 13.3 (11.5-15.3) 9.0 (7.9-10.1) 8.3 (7.5-9.1)
1963-67 18.2 (10.4-29.5) 17.9 (13.5-23.4) 12.6 (10.4-15.1) 9.8 (8.4-11.4) 6.7 (5.9-7.6)
1968-72   14.7 (10.3-20.3) 22.9 (17.6-29.3) 9.4 (7.6-11.5) 8.8 (7.4-10.4)
1973-77    12.2 (8.3-17.3) 10.4 (7.9-13.4) 8.1 (6.5-10.0)
1978-82     6.8 (4.9-9.3) 7.1 (5.7-8.8)
1983-87      6.3 (4.8-8.0)
Finland      
1918-22 2.1 (1.8-2.5) 2.8 (2.5-3.3) 2.3 (2.1-2.5) 1.8 (1.6-2.0) 1.3 (1.1-1.5)
1923-27 6.6 (5.8-7.4) 5.8 (3.1-9.2) 4.8 (3.4-6.5) 4.3 (3.4-5.4) 3.3 (2.8-3.9)
1928-32 4.4 (3.8-5.0) 4.1 (3.7-4.5) 3.0 (2.8-3.3) 2.5 (1.7-3.3) 2.2 (1.8-2.5)
1933-37 5.8 (4.9-6.7) 4.2 (3.7-4.7) 3.4 (3.1-3.8) 3.2 (2.6-3.8) 2.5 (2.3-2.6)
1938-42 6.9 (5.8-8.1) 5.7 (5.0-6.4) 4.0 (3.6-4.4) 3.6 (3.3-3.9) 2.9 (2.6-3.1)
1943-47 11.3 (9.6-13.2) 6.5 (5.7-7.4) 4.7 (4.3-5.2) 3.9 (3.6-4.2) 3.4 (3.0-3.7)
1948-52 11.4 (9.4-13.6) 8.5 (7.5-9.7) 5.9 (5.3-6.5) 4.6 (4.3-5.0) 3.8 (3.4-4.1)
1953-57 17.2 (14.2-20.6) 10.0 (8.5-11.7) 7.7 (6.8-8.6) 6.1 (5.6-6.7) 4.7 (4.3-5.0)
1958-62 22.0 (17.1-27.9) 11.6 (9.2-14.4) 10.0 (8.6-11.5) 6.7 (5.9-7.6) 5.3 (4.8-5.9)
1963-67 8.2 (4.7-13.3) 12.0 (9.0-15.6) 10.5 (8.7-12.6) 7.8 (6.7-9.0) 6.5 (5.7-7.4)
1968-72   13.9 (9.8-19.3) 10.8 (8.3-13.8) 8.9 (7.2-10.9) 6.6 (5.5-7.8)
1973-77    11.5 (7.8-16.3) 8.7 (6.7-11.3) 8.5 (6.8-10.5)
1978-82     8.7 (6.2-11.8) 9.2 (7.4-11.3)
1983-87      8.9 (6.8-11.4)