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Table 5 Smoking related adjusted hazard ratio (HR) and 95% confidence intervals (CI 95%) for the statistically significant cause-specific mortality in men

From: Smoking-related general and cause-specific mortality in Estonia

  Variable Current smokers Former smokers
  ICD-10 code for cause of death HR CI 95% HR CI 95%
C34 Malignant neoplasm of bronchus and lung 32.9 13.2–82.0 9.2 3.7–23.4
C80 Malignant neoplasm without specification of site 7.8 1.5–39.5
C16–C80 Malignant neoplasms 4.0 2.1–5.4 1.7 1.2–2.3
I11 Hypertensive heart disease 2.1 1.3–3.3 1.2 0.8–1.8
I22 Subsequent myocardial infarction 9.4 2.0–43.3 5.4 1.2–24.8
I25 Chronic ischaemic heart disease 1.9 1.4–2.6 1.3 0.9–1.7
I50 Heart failure 24.4 2.8–213.1 2.1 0.2–23.4
I63 Cerebral infarction 3.3 1.5–7.0 2.7 1.4–5.3
I00–I99 Diseases of the circulatory system 2.6 1.8–2.7 1.3 1.1–1.5
J44 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 23.1 5.2–101.8 9.7 2.3–41.7
J00–J99 Diseases of the respiratory system 7.8 3.2–18.7 4.2 1.8–9.7
X45 Accidental poisoning by and exposure to alcohol 3.6 1.1–12.7 0.5 0.05–5.1
V01–Y98 External causes of morbidity and mortality 2.2 1.5–3.3 0.8 0.5–1.4