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Table 2 Predicting outcomes of the PGLEs for the major types of chronic diseases in 2020

From: The impact of the major causes of death on life expectancy in China: a 60-year longitudinal study

Disease types Natural trend Stronger prevention measures (a 10% decline in the mortality) Weaker prevention measures (a 10% rise in the mortality)
Cerebrovascular disease 7.323 6.018 8.929
Heart Disease 3.150 2.739 3.597
Hypertension 0.273 0.245 0.302
Diabetes 0.670 0.603 0.738
Tumours 4.175 3.737 4.639