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Table 2 Standardized Mortality Ratios (SMR) and 95% Confidence Intervals: Migrants aged 15+ from the Former Soviet Union relative to country of destination (Germany and Israel)

From: Chronic disease mortality associated with infectious agents: A comparative cohort study of migrants from the Former Soviet Union in Israel and Germany

  Germany* Israel**
Cases SMR (95% CI) Males Females Total Males Females Total
All Causes of Death 1334
0.93
(0.88–0.98)
1246
0.85
(0.80–0.90)
2580
0.89
(0.85–0.92)
22989
1.01
(1.00–1.03)
25953
0.91
(0.90–0.93)
48942
0.96
(0.95–0.97)
Infectious and parasitic dis. (ICD-9: 001–139 ICD-10: A00-B99) 20
1.19
(0.72–1.83)
23
1.40
(0.89–2.11)
43
1.29
(0.96–1.74)
475
0.96
(0.87–1.05)
524
0.75
(0.66–0.83)
999
0.84
(0.77–0.90)
Viral Hepatitis (ICD-9: 070 ICD-10: B15–B19) 9
4.51
(2.06–8.56)
6
3.33
(1.25–7.36)
15
3.98
(2.23–6.57)
109
1.63
(1.35–1.96)
89
1.18
(0.97–1.38)
198
1.39
(1.25–1.53)
All Malignant Neoplasms (ICD-9: 140–208 ICD-10: C00–C97) 409
1.01
(0.92–1.11)
299
0.79
(0.71–0.89)
708
0.91
(0.84–0.98)
6498
1.21
(1.19–1.24)
7567
1.15
(1.13–1.17)
14065
1.18
(1.16–1.20)
   Stomach (ICD-9: 151 ICD-10:C16) 37
1.44
(1.04–1.99)
31
1.40
(0.98–1.99)
68
1.42
(1.12–1.80)
585
1.80
(1.71–1.88)
491
1.83
(1.74–1.91)
1067
1.81
(1.75–1.87)
   Liver (ICD-9: 155 ICD-10:C22) 18
1.55
(0.99–2.45)
12
1.80
(0.93–3.15)
30
1.64
(1.15–2.35)
188
1.35
(1.21–1.50)
181
1.29
(1.14–1.43)
369
1.32
(1.22–1.42)
   Cervix uteri (ICD- 9: 180 ICD-10: C53) - 7
0.82
(0.33–1.68)
- - 83
1.09
(0.88–1.31)
-
Rheum. fever and chronic rheumatic heart disease (ICD-9: 390–398 ICD-10: I00–I09) - 3
0.52
(0.17–1.62)
- 33
0.76
(0.41–1.10)
112
0.86
(0.68–1.05)
145
0.84
(0.67–1.00)
  1. * Migrants in Germany, 1990–2005, relative to all Germans.
  2. ** Migrants in Israel, 1990–2001, 2003, relative to other Israelis.