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Table 4 Alcohol-Attributable Disease Categories at Death, by gender and AUDs status (French National Hospital Discharge database 2008–2012)

From: Alcohol use disorders and associated chronic disease – a national retrospective cohort study from France

  Men (n = 816,259) Women (n = 690,194)
AUDs, n (%) No AUDs, n (%) Mean (SD) age at death AUDs, n (%) No AUDs, n (%) Mean (SD) age at death
AUDs No AUDs AUDs No AUDs
  89,165 (10.9) 727,094 (89.1) 64.8 (11.7) 75.2 (13.3) 23,587 (3.4) 666,607 (96.6) 65.5 (12.7) 79.2 (13.4)
Alcohol-attributable disease categories
 One or more disease categories 83,039 (93.1) 552,314 (76.0) 65.0 (11.6) 76.7 (12.4) 22,064 (93.5) 503,466 (75.5) 65.8 (12.6) 81.0 (12.1)
 Liver diseases 57,298 (64.3) 92,547 (12.7) 64.5 (11.2) 71.1 (13.1) 16,770 (71.1) 82,348 (12.4) 64.7 (12.0) 72.5 (14.1)
 Pancreatic diseases 8372 (9.4) 30,672 (4.2) 61.8 (11.9) 71.4 (12.1) 1812 (7.7) 28,149 (4.2) 62.2 (13.3) 75.5 (12.3)
 Upper aerodigestive tract cancer 11,552 (13.0) 42,250 (5.8) 61.4 (9.3) 67.9 (11.7) 1685 (7.1) 10,455 (1.6) 60.5 (9.5) 71.2 (13.5)
 Colorectal cancer 3952 (4.4) 51,606 (7.1) 68.8 (10.0) 74.5 (11.4) 872 (3.7) 42,223 (6.3) 70.4 (10.5) 76.7 (12.5)
 Cardiovascular diseases 39,057 (43.8) 406,023 (55.8) 68.6 (11.2) 78.8 (11.0) 9291 (39.4) 362,751 (54.4) 70.5 (12.2) 83.3 (10.2)
 Dementia 13,557 (15.2) 102,203 (14.1) 69.7 (12.1) 83.3 (7.7) 4406 (18.7) 129,161 (19.4) 71.5 (12.7) 86.1 (7.2)
 Infectious diseases 2384 (2.7) 14,298 (2.0) 63.3 (12.2) 75.5 (12.8) 509 (2.2) 9751 (1.5) 63.5 (13.6) 79.6 (12.5)
 Non-intentional injury 6750 (7.6) 41,903 (5.8) 67.7 (12.4) 79.2 (13.4) 2280 (9.7) 49,764 (7.5) 69.8 (12.5) 83.8 (10.4)
 Intentional injury 2019 (2.3) 5822 (0.8) 60.0 (13.3) 64.4 (20.2) 881 (3.7) 4824 (0.7) 56.2 (12.6) 68.0 (19.0)
None of the above 6126 (6.9) 174,780 (24.0) 61.0 (11.6) 70.3 (14.9) 1523 (6.5) 163,141 (24.5) 61.0 (12.2) 73.6 (15.6)
 Breast cancer (Women)   1412 (6.0) 62,449 (9.4) 67.2 (11.4) 70.8 (14.4)