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Table 4 Hazard ratios of death by response status in a cohort of 78 609 Finnish adolescents during a follow-up of 876 400 person-years by sex and age at follow-up.

From: Adolescent survey non-response and later risk of death. A prospective cohort study of 78 609 persons with 11-year follow-up

Hazard ratios of death in non-respondents compared to respondents (95% CI)
  Unintentional injury Violence-related injury Intoxication Disease All deaths
Age at follow-up      
Males      
   <18 0.9 (0.4–2.4) 0.9 (0.2–4.3) - 2.7 (0.6–12.1) 1.1 (0.6–2.3)
   18–24 1.3 (0.8–2.0) 1.8 (1.2–2.8) 3.4 (1.3–8.5) 2.3 (1.2–4.3) 1.7 (1.3–2.2)
   25 or older 1.9 (1.03–3.5) 1.6 (1.0–2.6) 2.4 (1.1–5.1) 2.8 (1.5–5.3) 2.0 (1.5–2.7)
Females      
   <18 0.04 (0-NA) 2.6 (0.5–13.2) - 0.04 (0-NA) 0.9 (0.2–4.1)
   18–24 1.7 (0.6–5.1) 1.1 (0.3–3.0) 6.4 (1.3–31.6) 2.3 (1.0–5.2) 2.0 (1.2–3.4)
   25 or older 2.9 (0.6–14.1) 0.5 (0.1–3.8) 0.0 (0-NA) 4.4 (2.2–9.0) 2.6 (1.5–4.8)
  1. NA = not applicable
  2. CI = Confidence interval