Skip to main content

Table 2 Changes in age-standardized mortality rates in women in Sweden, 1997–2018

From: Avoidable deaths in Sweden, 1997–2018: temporal trend and the contribution to the gender gap in life expectancy

Causes (ICD-10 codes) Period APC (95% CI) AAPC (95% CI), 1997–2018
Amenable neoplasms (C54-C55, C62, C67, C73, C81, C91, D10-D36) 1997–2018 −2.1 (− 2.8, − 1.3) −2.1 (− 2.8, − 1.3)
Hypertensive diseases (I10-I15) 1997–2018 2.4 (1.3, 3.7) 2.4 (1.3, 3.7)
Cerebrovascular diseases (I60-I69) 1997–2002 −2.4 (− 4.0, 0.3) −4.2 (− 4.6, − 3.8)
2002–2010 − 6.3 (− 9.2, − 5.5)  
2010–2018 −3.3 (− 4.5,-0.5)  
Pneumonia (J12-J18) 1997–2006 −7.4 (− 13.2, − 4.6) −2.7 (− 3.7, − 1.6)
2006–2018 1.0 (− 1.1, 6.0)  
Total amenable 1997–2011 −3.4 (− 5.4, − 2.4) −2.8 (− 3.2, − 2.4)
2011–2018 −1.6 (− 3.1, 0.9)  
Preventable neoplasms (C00-C14, C15, C16, C22, C33-C34, C45) 1997–2005 1.6 (0.9, 2.9) − 0.3 (− 0.5, 0.0)
2005–2018 −1.4 (− 1.8, − 1.0)  
Alcohol related and illicit drug use diseases (F10, K70, K73, K74, F11-F16, F18-F19) 1997–2011 − 2.7 (− 5.9, − 1.7) − 1.4 (− 2.2, − 0.8)
2011–2018 1.1 (− 1.5, 5.7)  
Transport accidents (V01-V99) 1997–2007 − 2.8 (− 4.2, 0.1) −4.3 (− 5.2, − 3.4)
2007–2011 −13.7 (− 17.4, − 7.8)  
2011–2018 − 0.8 (− 4.4, 6.9)  
Accidental injury (W00-X59) 1997–2018 0.5 (− 0.1, 1.2) 0.5 (− 0.1, 1.2)
Suicide and self-inflicted injuries (X60-X84, Y10-Y34) 1997–2018 − 0.1 (− 0.7, 0.5) −0.1 (− 0.7, 0.5)
Total preventable 1997–2004 1.0 (0.2, 2.6) −0.3 (− 0.5, − 0.0)
2004–2010 − 2.1 (− 3.8, − 1.2)  
2010–2018 −0.1 (− 0.8, 1.5)  
Amenable & preventable neoplasms (C18-C21, C43, C50, C53) 1997–2005 −0.9 (− 1.3, 0.1) −1.6 (− 1.8, − 1.4)
2005–2018 − 2.0 (− 2.5, − 1.8)  
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (J40-J44) 1997–2002 4.8 (2.5, 8.8) 0.5 (0.1, 1.1)
2002–2008 −2.4 (− 4.9, − 1.0)  
2008–2018 0.1 (− 0.6, 2.3)  
Total amenable & preventable 1997–2003 − 0.2 (− 1.0, 1.4) − 1.3 (− 1.5, − 1.1)
2003–2018 −1.7 (− 2.1, − 1.5)  
Ischaemic heart disease (I20-I25) 1997–2012 − 5.5 (− 6.9, − 5.1) −4.8 (− 5.3, − 4.6)
2012–2018 −3.1 (− 4.9, − 0.8)  
Total avoidable 1997–2003 − 0.8 (− 1.3, 0.0) − 1.6 (− 1.7. -1.4)
2003–2011 − 2.7 (− 3.8, − 2.3)  
2011–2018 − 0.9 (− 1.4, 0.0)  
Non-avoidable 1997–2018 − 0.9 (− 1.0, − 0.7) −0.9 (− 1.0, − 0.7)
  1. APC Annual Percentage Change, AAPC Average Annual Percentage Change, CI Confidence Interval