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Table 2 Adult death rates from falls per 100,000 over 2001–2018 by age strata with regression predictions of annual death rate change

From: The predictive power of geographic health care utilization for unintentional fatal fall rates

Age Group Mean Death Rate Per 100,000 (SE) Range Regression Estimate (β) t value Pr (>|t|) R2
20–24 0.7 (0.02) 0.5–0.9 −0.02 − 0.3 0.75 0.71
25–29 0.7 (0.02) 0.6–0.9 −0.01 − 0.2 0.84 0.46
30–34 0.8 (0.02) 0.7–0.9 0.00 0.0 0.99 0.001
35–39 1.1 (0.02) 0.9–1.2 −0.01 −0.2 0.83 0.28
40–44 1.6 (0.03) 1.3–1.8 −0.02 −0.4 0.65 0.66
45–49 2.4 (0.04) 2.0–2.7 −0.02 −0.4 0.73 0.27
50–54 3.4 (0.07) 2.7–3.8 0.05 1.1 0.28 0.68
55–59 4.6 (0.2) 3.3–5.6 0.12 2.6 0.009 0.91
60–64 6.4 (0.2) 4.9–8.0 0.17 3.6 0.0004 0.97
65–69 9.9 (0.3) 7.8–12.5 0.26 5.5 <  0.00001 0.96
70–74 18.0 (0.6) 12.3–22.2 0.49 10.4 <  0.00001 0.93
75–79 36.3 (1.4) 25.1–44.7 1.09 23.0 <  0.00001 0.95
80–84 74.8 (3.1) 50.0–91.7 2.46 51.8 <  0.00001 0.97
85+ 201.1 (11.0) 124.1–270.5 8.74 184.2 <  0.00001 0.997
  1. Pr probability, R2 coefficient of determination. Bold font emphasizes p < 0.05