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Table 3 Crude mortality rates by sex and age group

From: Living alone is a risk factor for mortality in men but not women from the general population: a prospective cohort study

  Not living alone Living alone
Age in years total N of deaths Total mortality* N of CVD deaths CVD mortality* total N of deaths Total mortality* N of CVD deaths CVD mortality*
Men         
45 – 54 y. 132 8.5 50 3.3 12 11.2 5 3.8
55 – 64 y. 333 22.9 144 10.1 32 37.7 14 17.8
65 – 74 y. 260 43.0 123 21.0 42 90.0 19 42.3
All 725 20.5 317 9.3 86 35.3 38 15.9
Women         
45 – 54 y. 61 4.0 17 1.3 2 2.0 0 0.0
55 – 64 y. 147 11.4 66 5.1 29 11.1 14 4.7
65 – 74 y. 77 21.7 35 9.1 72 32.7 30 13.2
All 285 9.2 118 3.8 103 18.4 44 7.37
  1. *per 1000 person years