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Table 4 Relative inequality (RII) for all cause mortality, 25–77 years

From: Trends in absolute socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in Sweden and New Zealand. A 20-year gender perspective

By income       
Relative Index of Inequality (RII)
  Income Early 1980s Late 1980s Early 1990s Late 1990s P-trend
Men       
All-Cause Sweden 7.75 (1.90–31.59) 3.88 (2.13–7.08) 2.92 (1.61–5.28) 3.08 (1.54–6.17) 0.22
  New Zealand 1.82 (1.67–1.98) 1.93 (1.78–2.09) 2.47 (2.26–2.71) 2.83 (2.56–3.14) 0.03
Women       
All-Cause Sweden 3.83 (1.03–14.27) 3.50 (1.62–7.59) 4.98 (1.54–16.11) 14.9 (0.9–36.35) 0.28
  New Zealand 1.63 (1.47–1.80) 1.80 (1.64–1.99) 2.04 (1.84–2.25) 2.28 (2.0–2.54) <.01
By Education       
Men       
All-Cause Sweden 2.35 (1.59–3.47) 2.03 (1.34–3.08) 1.77 (1.12–2.78) 1.47 (0.87–2.50) <.01
  New Zealand 1.68 (1.55–1.82) 1.68 (1.57–1.80) 1.75 (1.63–1.87) 1.80 (1.68–1.93) 0.04
Women       
All-Cause Sweden 2.35 (1.35–4.07) 2.30 (1.26–4.22) 2.37 (1.17–4.82) 2.31 (0.98–5.43) 0.91
  New Zealand 1.78 (1.59–1.99) 1.72 (1.57–1.88) 2.02 (1.85–2.20) 1.91 (1.75–2.07) 0.35