Table 4

 Observed and expected number of deaths, SMRs, and 95% confidence intervals among 9027 men and 10 232 women who used the ED and were discharged home, followed up during the period 1995–2002

Age groupMenWomen
ObsExpSMR95% CIObsExpSMR95% CI
Obs, observed; Exp, expected; SMR, standardised mortality ratio; CI, confidence intervals. * No lower CI limit.
18–1910.392.560.03 to14.2700.310.0011.83*
20–2452.601.920.62 to 4.4981.475.442.34 to 10.72
25–29102.424.131.98 to 7.6031.012.970.60 to 8.68
30–34132.614.982.65 to 8.5251.224.101.32 to 9.56
35–3983.502.290.98 to 4.50101.128.934.27 to 16.42
40–44164.433.612.06 to 5.87152.795.383.01 to 8.87
45–49257.123.512.27 to 5.18214.784.392.72 to 6.72
50–543410.453.252.25 to 4.55278.013.372.22 to 4.90
55–596319.543.222.48 to 4.134813.673.512.59 to 4.66
60–646324.782.541.95 to 3.254417.622.501.81 to 3.35
65–698946.401.921.54 to 2.367433.472.211.74 to 2.78
70–7417083.712.031.74 to 2.3610650.442.101.72 to 2.54
75–79196124.451.571.36 to 1.8113890.501.521.28 to 1.80
80–84178133.221.341.15 to 1.55181138.101.311.13 to 1.52
85–104217134.421.611.41 to 1.84337161.922.081.86 to 2.32
18–1041088600.051.811.71 to 1.921017526.431.931.81 to 2.05