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Table 2 Alcohol-attributable ischaemic mortality by sex and WHO region for 2012a

From: Modelling the impact of alcohol consumption on cardiovascular disease mortality for comparative risk assessments: an overview

Disease and region Men Women Total
Deaths 95 % CI Deaths 95 % CI Deaths 95 % CI
Ischaemic heart disease
  Africa −3,306 (−9,609 to 2,997) 2,302 (−1,800 to 6,405) −1,004 (−8,525 to 6,517)
  Americas −2,433 (−27,910 to 23,043) 3,132 (−12,914 to 19,178) 699 (−29,410 to 30,808)
  Eastern-Mediterranean 1,211 (−535 to 2,957) 1,511 (728 to 2,295) 2,722 (808 to 4,636)
  Europe without Russia and surrounding countriesb 910 (−35,567 to 37,387) 9,290 (−15,998 to 34,578) 10,200 (−34,185 to 54,586)
  Russia and surrounding countriesb 72,656 (21,148 to 124,164) 99,080 (37,263 to 160,896) 171,736 (91,193 to 252,278)
  South-East Asia −1,377 (−23,721 to 20,966) 10,710 (4,519 to 16,900) 9,333 (−13,852 to 32,518)
  Western-Pacific −13,046 (−67,728 to 41,637) 23,919 (−15,270 to 63,107) 10,873 (−56,402 to 78,148)
  Totalc 54,499 (22,551 to 86,446) 150,121 (122,037 to 178,206) 204,620 (162,064 to 247,176)
Ischaemic stroke
  Africa 1,037 (−848 to 2,922) −640 (−3,450 to 2,171) 397 (−2,987 to 3,782)
  Americas 3,375 (−3,755 to 10,506) −5,626 (−12,292 to 1,040) −2,251 (−12,012 to 7,511)
  Eastern-Mediterranean 871 (−581 to 2,323) 132 (−769 to 1,034) 1,003 (−706 to 2,712)
  Europe without Russia and surrounding countriesb 8,691 (−5,981 to 23,363) −9,399 (−24,203 to 5,405) −708 (−21,551 to 20,135)
  Russia and surrounding countriesb 22,374 (11,573 to 33,174) 46,155 (34,239 to 58,072) 68,529 (52,467 to 84,591)
  South-East Asia 7,264 (−1,694 to 5,501) 1,766 (−5,836 to 9,368) 9,030 (−394 to 18,453)
  Western-Pacific 20,239 (−2,534 to 43,011) −9,284 (−40,890 to 22,322) 10,954 (−28,001 to 49,910)
  Totalc 64,040 (53,211 to 74,868) 23,042 (9,481 to 36,602) 87,082 (69,730 to 104,443)
  1. aFor definitions of WHO regions, see Additional file 1: Web Appendix 2
  2. bRussia and its surrounding countries (Belarus, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine)
  3. cTotal is more than the sum of the regions because of non-WHO member states