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Table 2 Follow-up population and deceased by age-group.

From: Diminished mental- and physical function and lack of social support are associated with shorter survival in community dwelling older persons of Botswana

  Follow up (n) Deceased (n) % dead at follow-up Mortality per 100 p.y. 95 % CI
Overall      
  265 16 6.0 10.9 10.4 – 11.4
Age-group      
60–69 111 4 3.6 6.7 5.7 – 7.7
70–79 85 5 5.9 11.3 10.4 – 12.2
80+ 69 7 10.1 19.8 19.1 – 20.5
  1. p.y. = person years