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Table 2 Deaths by Cause, Both Sexes, 1977 – 94

From: Mortality after discharge from long-term psychiatric care in Scotland, 1977 – 94: a retrospective cohort study

  Observed Expected O/E Ratio 95% C I
Infectious and Parasitic (01 – 139) 11 5.37 2.05 1.02 – 3.67
All Neoplasms (140 – 239) 300 288.4 1.04 0.93 – 1.16
Endocrine (240 – 279) 18 11.34 1.59 0.94 – 2.51
Mental disorders (290 – 319) 63 18.31 3.44 2.69 – 4.40
Nervous System (320 – 389) 41 17.45 2.35 1.68 – 3.19
Circulatory System (390 – 459) 803 514 1.56 1.46 – 1.67
Respiratory System (460 – 519) 295 72.01 4.10 3.65 – 4.59
Digestive system (520 – 579) 73 38.51 1.90 1.51 – 2.38
Genitourinary System (580 – 629) 29 15.16 1.91 1.28 – 2.75
Suicide (950 – 959) 107 7.9 13.54 11.21 – 16.37
Undetermined Cause (980 – 989) 47 2.92 16.11 11.84 – 21.43
Suicide and Undetermined Cause 154 10.82 14.23 12.16 – 16.67
Homicide (960 – 969) 5 1.10 4.55 1.48 – 10.61
External causes (800 – 949, 970 –979, 990 –994) 73 22.09 3.30 2.63 – 4.16