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Table 3 Age-adjusted mortality and relative risks of all-cause and four causes of death according to educational level in women

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 177.5 (171.3, 183.7) 3.5 (3.1, 3.8) 47.3 (44.2, 50.4) 2.3 (2.0, 2.7) 11.7 (10.2, 13.2) 5.8 (3.5, 9.7) 11.7 (10.1, 13.3) 6.2 (3.8, 10.2) 12.6 (10.9, 14.4) 2.7 (1.9, 3.7)
  High-school graduate 73.1 (69.6, 76.5) 1.4 (1.3, 1.6) 27.6 (25.5, 29.8) 1.4 (1.2, 1.6) 5.2 (4.2, 6.1) 2.6 (1.6, 4.4) 2.8 (2.1, 3.5) 1.5 (0.9, 2.5) 4.7 (3.8, 5.5) 1.0 (0.7, 1.4)
  College graduate or higher 54.8 (49.2, 60.4) 1.0 21.1 (17.6, 24.6) 1.0 2.3 (1.0, 3.7) 1.0 1.9 (0.7, 3.0) 1.0 4.7 (3.1, 6.3) 1.0
 2000           
  Middle-school graduate or less 220.1 (209.3, 231.0) 4.2 (3.8, 4.5) 54.3 (49.3, 59.4) 2.2 (1.9, 2.6) 13.6 (11.1, 16.1) 6.7 (4.4, 10.3) 12.6 (10.0, 15.3) 6.3 (4.1, 9.9) 27.2 (23.1, 31.2) 4.9 (3.8, 6.4)
 High-school graduate 71.7 (68.7, 74.6) 1.5 (1.4, 1.7) 28.6 (26.7, 30.4) 1.3 (1.1, 1.5) 4.7 (3.9, 5.4) 2.5 (1.6, 3.8) 2.3 (1.8, 2.9) 1.4 (0.9, 2.1) 7.0 (6.1, 7.9) 1.5 (1.1, 1.9)
  College graduate or higher 47.8 (43.9, 51.6) 1.0 22.5 (19.8, 25.2) 1.0 1.9 (1.1, 2.7) 1.0 1.4 (0.7, 2.1) 1.0 5.2 (3.9, 6.4) 1.0
 2005           
  Middle-school graduate or less 332.1 (308.8, 355.4) 6.1 (5.6, 6.7) 80.1 (69.5, 90.7) 3.3 (2.8, 3.7) 16.9 (12.6, 21.1) 8.5 (5.8, 12.5) 15.5 (10.8, 20.1) 23.5 (13.1, 42.4) 64.6 (53.8, 75.5) 5.6 (4.6, 6.7)
  High-school graduate 72.1 (69.2, 75.0) 1.6 (1.5, 1.8) 26.7 (24.9, 28.5) 1.3 (1.1, 1.4) 3.7 (3.1, 4.4) 2.1 (1.5, 3.0) 1.9 (1.4, 2.4) 3.2 (1.8, 5.7) 15.9 (14.5, 17.3) 1.7 (1.4, 1.9)
  College graduate or higher 45.4 (42.6, 48.3) 1.0 21.5 (19.5, 23.6) 1.0 1.4 (0.8, 2.0) 1.0 0.5 (0.1, 0.8) 1.0 9.4 (8.1, 10.6) 1.0
 2010           
  Middle-school graduate or less 377.5 (344.5, 410.6) 6.8 (6.2, 7.5) 57.6 (46.5, 68.7) 2.8 (2.3, 3.3) 22.0 (14.7, 29.3) 12.6 (8.4, 19.2) 8.4 (4.5, 12.4) 10.0 (5.7, 17.6) 121.3 (101.2, 141.5) 6.7 (5.7, 8.0)
  High-school graduate 84.3 (80.8, 87.8) 1.8 (1.7, 2.0) 25.3 (23.4, 27.1) 1.3 (1.1, 1.4) 3.7 (3.0, 4.5) 2.6 (1.8, 3.7) 1.9 (1.4, 2.4) 2.1 (1.3, 3.4) 28.1 (26.0, 30.2) 1.9 (1.7, 2.1)
  College graduate or higher 46.8 (44.3, 49.4) 1.0 20.1 (18.4, 21.8) 1.0 1.4 (0.9, 1.9) 1.0 0.5 (0.1, 0.8) 1.0 15.0 (13.6, 16.4) 1.0
45 ~ 59 years old           
 1995           
  Middle-school graduate or less 485.3 (477.8, 492.7) 1.8 (1.6, 1.9) 160.1 (155.8, 164.4) 1.3 (1.1, 1.5) 93.5 (90.3, 96.7) 2.6 (1.9, 3.4) 35.1 (33.1, 37.1) 2.1 (1.4, 3.2) 8.1 (7.1, 9.2) 2.6 (1.1, 5.8)
  High-school graduate 321.7 (304.7, 338.6) 1.1 (1.0, 1.3) 136.7 (125.8, 147.6) 1.1 (0.9, 1.2) 53.9 (46.7, 61.0) 1.5 (1.1, 2.0) 19.8 (15.5, 24.1) 1.2 (0.7, 1.8) 6.1 (3.8, 8.4) 1.8 (0.8, 4.3)
  College graduate or higher 303.4 (269.7, 337.0) 1.0 134.7 (112.7, 156.6) 1.0 37.6 (25.7, 49.5) 1.0 18.3 (9.6, 27.0) 1.0 4.1 (0.3, 7.9) 1.0
 2000           
  Middle-school graduate or less 399.9 (393.2, 406.6) 1.8 (1.7, 2.0) 140.8 (136.8, 144.7) 1.1 (1.0, 1.2) 67.6 (64.9, 70.3) 4.1 (3.0, 5.7) 29.5 (27.7, 31.3) 2.5 (1.7, 3.6) 10.7 (9.5, 11.8) 2.4 (1.4, 4.3)
  High-school graduate 272.4 (260.0, 284.7) 1.2 (1.1, 1.3) 122.0 (113.7, 130.2) 0.9 (0.8, 1.1) 34.6 (30.0, 39.1) 2.1 (1.5, 3.0) 22.4 (18.6, 26.1) 1.7 (1.1, 2.5) 6.1 (4.4, 7.8) 1.4 (0.8, 2.6)
  College graduate or higher 229.2 (207.7, 250.7) 1.0 128.6 (112.8, 144.3) 1.0 19.8 (12.9, 26.7) 1.0 13.7 (8.1, 19.4) 1.0 3.6 (1.1, 6.0) 1.0
 2005           
  Middle-school graduate or less 339.9 (333.5, 346.4) 2.0 (1.9, 2.2) 140.2 (136.1, 144.4) 1.4 (1.3, 1.6) 41.7 (39.4, 43.9) 3.0 (2.4, 3.9) 19.8 (18.3, 21.4) 2.3 (1.6, 3.1) 20.8 (19.2, 22.5) 2.0 (1.6, 2.7)
  High-school graduate 221.0 (212.5, 229.6) 1.3 (1.2, 1.4) 110.8 (104.8, 116.8) 1.1 (1.0, 1.2) 24.4 (21.5, 27.3) 1.7 (1.3, 2.3) 11.7 (9.7, 13.7) 1.3 (0.9, 1.8) 12.2 (10.3, 14.1) 1.1 (0.8, 1.5)
  College graduate or higher 176.3 (162.9, 189.7) 1.0 103.7 (93.4, 113.9)   14.2 (10.3, 18.1) 1.0 10.2 (6.8, 13.6) 1.0 10.2 (7.2,13.1) 1.0
 2010           
  Middle-school graduate or less 299.8 (292.9, 306.7) 2.0 (1.9, 2.1) 126.5 (122.1, 130.9) 1.4 (1.3, 1.5) 26.9 (24.9, 28.9) 3.2 (2.5, 4.1) 6.8 (15.2, 18.4) 3.2 (2.3, 4.4) 26.4 (24.2, 28.6) 1.8 (1.5, 2.2)
  High-school graduate 180.9 (175.1, 186.7) 1.2 (1.1, 1.3) 92.0 (87.8, 96.1) 1.0 (0.9, 1.1) 16.3 (14.5, 18.0) 1.9 (1.5, 2.5) 8.1 (6.8, 9.4) 1.6 (1.1, 2.2) 16.3 (14.6, 17.9) 1.1 (0.9, 1.3)
  College graduate or higher 153.5 (144.1, 162.8) 1.0 94.0 (86.6, 101.4) 1.0 9.1 (6.8, 11.5) 1.0 5.6 (3.7, 7.5) 1.0 14.7 (12.1, 17.4) 1.0