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Table 2 Age-adjusted mortality and relative risks of all-cause and four causes of death according to educational level in men

From: The population attributable fraction of low education for mortality in South Korea with improvement in educational attainment and no improvement in mortality inequalities

  All-cause Malignant neoplasms Cerebrovascular Heart disease Suicide
  Mortality (95% CI) RR (95% CI) Mortality (95% CI) RR (95% CI) Mortality (95% CI) RR (95% CI) Mortality (95% CI) RR (95% CI) Mortality (95% CI) RR (95% CI)
30 ~ 44 years old           
 1995           
  Middle-school graduate or less 832.8 (815.4, 850.1) 8.0 (7.6, 8.4) 96.5 (90.9, 102.1) 4.2 (3.7, 4.7) 39.8 (36.1, 43.5) 7.7 (6.1, 9.7) 57.1 (52.6, 61.7) 6.9 (5.8, 8.3) 54.3 (49.7, 59.0) 9.0 (7.4, 11.0)
  High-school graduate 201.4 (196.0, 206.8) 2.0 (1.9, 2.1) 34.7 (32.4, 36.9) 1.5 (1.4, 1.7) 9.8 (8.6, 11.1) 2.0 (1.6, 2.6) 12.6 (11.3, 14.0) 1.6 (1.3, 1.9) 12.6 (11.3, 14.0) 2.2 (1.8, 2.7)
  College graduate or higher 103.5 (98.7, 108.4) 1.0 23.0 (20.6, 25.3) 1.0 4.7 (3.6, 5.8) 1.0 8.0 (6.6, 9.4) 1.0 5.6 (4.5, 6.7) 1.0
 2000           
  Middle-school graduate or less 810.3 (787.9, 832.7) 8.1 (7.7, 8.5) 96.0 (88.8, 103.2) 3.6 (3.2,4.0) 42.2 (37.2, 47.1) 6.9 (5.6, 8.4) 47.3 (42.1, 52.5) 6.7 (5.6, 8.0) 89.5 (81.5, 97.4) 9.1 (7.8, 10.7)
  High-school graduate 195.3 (190.3, 200.4) 2.0 (2.0, 2.2) 34.2 (32.1, 36.3) 1.4 (1.2,1.5) 10.3 (9.2, 11.5) 1.8 (1.5, 2.2) 13.6 (12.3, 14.9) 2.0 (1.6, 2.3) 21.1 (19.4, 22.7) 2.3 (2.0, 2.7)
  College graduate or higher 96.0 (92.1, 100.0) 1.0 25.3 (23.3, 27.3) 1.0 5.6 (4.6, 6.6) 1.0 6.6 (5.5, 7.6) 1.0 8.9 (7.7, 10.1) 1.0
 2005           
  Middle-school graduate or less 814.1 (782.6, 845.5) 9.3 (8.8, 9.8) 87.6 (78.2, 97.0) 4.2 (3.7, 4.7) 37.5 (31.1, 43.8) 6.9 (5.6, 8.6) 43.6 (36.2, 50.9) 5.0 (4.1, 6.1) 146.6 (132.6, 160.6) 9.3 (8.2, 10.5)
  High-school graduate 189.7 (184.6, 194.8) 2.3 (2.1, 2.4) 31.4 (29.3, 33.5) 1.5 (1.4, 1.7) 10.8 (9.6, 12.0) 2.2 (1.8, 2.6) 13.1 (11.8, 14.5) 1.6 (1.4, 1.9) 35.6 (33.3, 37.9) 2.3 (2.1, 2.6)
  College graduate or higher 84.3 (81.1, 87.6) 1.0 21.1 (19.4, 22.7) 1.0 5.2 (4.3, 6.0) 1.0 8.0 (7.0, 9.0) 1.0 15.5 (14.1, 16.9) 1.0
 2010           
  Middle-school graduate or less 708.7 (673.1, 744.2) 8.4 (8.0, 8.9) 72.6 (61.5, 83.7) 3.8 (3.3, 4.5) 23.0 (16.9, 29.0) 6.0 (4.5, 8.0) 45.4 (36.4, 54.4) 7.1 (5.7, 8.9) 163.5 (145.1, 181.9) 6.9 (6.1, 7.8)
  High-school graduate 186.9 (181.4, 192.3) 2.2 (2.1, 2.3) 28.1 (26.1, 30.2) 1.6 (1.4, 1.7) 8.4 (7.3, 9.6) 2.1 (1.7, 2.6) 11.2 (9.9, 12.6) 1.8 (1.5, 2.2) 52.5 (49.5, 55.5) 2.2 (2.0, 2.4)
  College graduate or higher 84.3 (81.2, 87.4) 1.0 18.3 (16.8, 19.7) 1.0 3.8 (3.1, 4.4) 1.0 6.1 (5.2, 6.9) 1.0 23.0 (21.3, 24.6) 1,0
45 ~ 59 years old           
 1995           
  Middle-school graduate or less 1551.8 (1534.6, 1569.1) 2.4 (2.3, 2.5) 477.6 (468.2, 487.1) 1.8 (1.7, 1.9) 165.7 (160.1, 171.2) 1.9 (1.7, 2.1) 98.6 (94.2, 102.9) 1.7 (1.5, 1.9) 35.1 (32.4, 37.7) 3.1 (2.5, 4.0)
  High-school graduate 899.4 (881.0, 917.8) 1.4 (1.3, 1.4) 318.6 (307.5, 329.7) 1.2 (1.1, 1.3) 120.4 (113.5, 127.3) 1.3 (1.2, 1.5) 71.1 (66.0, 76.3) 1.2 (1.0, 1.3) 18.3 (15.8, 20.8) 1.6 (1.2, 2.0)
  College graduate or higher 661.1 (640.2, 682.0) 1.0 264.2 (251.0, 277.5) 1.0 88.9 (81.2, 96.7) 1.0 61.0 (54.6, 67.4) 1.0 11.2 (8.5, 13.8) 1.0
 2000           
  Middle-school graduate or less 1381.6 (1365.4, 1397.8) 2.4 (2.3, 2.5) 434.5 (425.5, 443.4) 1.8 (1.7, 1.8) 141.8 (136.7, 146.9) 2.2 (2.0, 2.4) 91.0 (86.8, 95.1) 1.5 (1.4, 1.7) 51.8 (48.6, 55.1) 3.8 (3.1, 4.6)
  High-school graduate 804.4 (789.4, 819.3) 1.4 (1.3, 1.4) 294.2 (285.1, 303.3) 1.2 (1.1, 1.3) 92.0 (86.8, 97.1) 1.4 (1.3, 1.5) 72.2 (67.7, 76.6) 1.2 (1.1, 1.3) 25.9 (23.3, 28.5) 1.9 (1.5, 2.3)
  College graduate or higher 600.1 (582.3, 617.9) 1.0 250.0 (238.5, 261.5) 1.0 67.6 (61.5, 73.7) 1.0 62.5 (56.7, 68.3) 1.0 14.2 (11.5, 6.9) 1.0
 2005           
  Middle-school graduate or less 1248.5 (1232.2, 1264.7) 3.1 (3.0, 3.2) 396.9 (387.9, 405.8) 2.1 (2.0, 2.2) 100.1 (95.6, 104.6) 2.7 (2.4, 3.0) 79.3 (75.2, 83.4) 1.9 (1.7, 2.1) 97.6 (92.9, 102.3) 4.1 (3.6, 4.6)
  High-school graduate 642.8 (631.2, 654.4) 1.6 (1.6, 1.7) 247.5 (240.1, 254.8) 1.3 (1.3, 1.4) 57.4 (53.9, 61.0) 1.5 (1.4, 1.7) 53.9 (50.5, 57.2) 1.3 (1.2, 1.5) 42.7 (39.8, 45.6) 1.8 (1.6, 2.0)
  College graduate or higher 427.9 (415.0, 440.7) 1.0 190.6 (182.0, 199.2) 1.0 39.1 (35.2, 3.1) 1.0 43.7 (39.6, 47.8)   25.9 (22.8, 29.0) 1.0
 2010           
  Middle-school graduate or less 1145.8 (1128.5, 1163.1) 3.2 (3.1, 3.3) 337.9 (329.1, 346.8) 2.1 (2.0, 2.2) 71.7 (67.5, 75.8) 3.3 (2.9, 3.7) 79.8 (75.3, 84.3) 2.3 (2.0, 2.5) 114.8 (109.0, 120.6) 3.3 (3.0, 3.6)
  High-school graduate 556.9 (547.6, 566.2) 1.6 (1.6, 1.7) 209.4 (203.5, 215.2) 1.3 (1.3, 1.4) 34.6 (32.2, 36.9) 1.6 (1.4, 1.8) 45.2 (42.6, 47.9) 1.3 (1.2, 1.5) 52.8 (50.1, 55.6) 1.6 (1.4, 1.7)
  College graduate or higher 370.9 (360.9, 381.0) 1.0 162.1 (155.3, 168.9) 1.0 21.3 (18.9, 23.8) 1.0 35.6 (32.4, 38.7) 1.0 35.1 (32.1, 38.0) 1.0