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Table 3 All-cause age-standardised mortality rates (ASMRs) and confidence intervals (CI) per 100,000 person years (PY) among young-adult MEN (25–34 years) in Belgium for 4 periods of follow-up

From: Educational inequalities in young-adult mortality between the 1990s and the 2000s: regional differences in Belgium

   1991-1995 1995-1999 2001-2005 2005-2009
   PY ASMR 95% CI d PY ASMR 95% CI d PY ASMR 95% CI d PY ASMR 95% CI d
FR Higher 462,547 64.2 [56.9-71.6] 294 488,927 60.1 [56.2-66.9] 293 538.763 44.3 [38.6-49.91] 238 517.494 42.5 [36.8-48.1] 218
  Higher sec 639,489 108.6 [100.4-116.7] 686 679,895 105.3 [97.5-113.0] 716 690,424 92.4 [85.2-99.5] 637 647,849 100.1 [92.4-107.8] 648
  Lower sec 389,240 124.3 [113.3-135.4] 484 328,413 127.2 [114.9-139.5] 420 234,054 136.0 [120.8-151.3] 314 185,247 150.6 [132.9-168.3] 279
  Primary 312,359 180.8 [165.9-195.8] 567 227,664 178.3 [160.6-196.1] 403 61,154 178.5 [144.3-212.7] 108 44,120 210.6 [167.7-253.5] 93
  Missing 92,453 219.6 [189.2-250.0] 202 85,805 180.6 [152.2-209.1] 155 73,965 227.0 [192.7-261.3] 168 59,172 197.6 [161.8-233.4] 117
  Total 1,896,088 118.3 [113.4-123.2] 2,233 1,810,704 109.7 [104.9-114.5] 1,987 1,598.360 91.7 [87.0-96.3] 1,465 1,453,882 93.3 [88.3-98.3] 1,355
BCR Higher 83,373 99.2 [77.3-121.2] 79 81,858 73.2 [54.5-91.9] 60 121,849 43.4 [31.7-55.1] 53 107,015 34.6 [23.4-45.7] 37
  Higher sec 59,620 156.8 [124.2-189.4] 91 59,416 133.0 [104.3-163.7] 79 71,606 86.1 [64.5-107.7] 61 67,354 73.8 [53.2-94.3] 50
  Lower sec 45,681 194.6 [154.2-235.0] 89 37,707 149.9 [111.0-188.8] 57 46,869 111.2 [81.0-141.5] 52 37,048 104.5 [71.7-137.3] 39
  Primary 52,911 220.1 [180.0-260.1] 116 41,532 223.0 [177.4-268.6] 92 22,469 133.1 [85.8-180.4] 31 14.221 159.6 [90.6-228.5] 22
  Missing 63,318 200.0 [165.1-234.9] 127 48,040 209.3 [168.4-250.0] 101 56,121 176.4 [141.7-211.1] 99 35,912 123.9 [87.7-160.1] 45
  Total 304,903 165.6 [151.1-180.1] 502 268,553 145.4 [131.0-159.9] 389 318,915 92.9 [82.4-103.5] 296 261,550 73.8 [63.4-84.3] 193
WR Higher 193,715 93.3 [79.7-107.0] 180 205,664 60.9 [50.2-71.6] 125 256,107 57.3 [48.0-66.6] 147 252,537 63.4 [53.6-73.2] 160
  Higher sec 299,972 143. [129.5-156.8] 428 313,941 143.0 [129.7-156.2] 449 329,706 124.8 [112.7-136.8] 411 319,531 116.2 [104.3-128.0] 371
  Lower sec 239,146 178.2 [161.3-195.1] 426 207,759 168.3 [150.6-186.1] 347 186,321 170.3 [151.5-189.1] 316 150,432 190.0 [168.0-211.9] 289
  Primary 199,386 268.8 [246.0-291.6] 537 155,559 268.3 [242.6-294.0] 425 48,784 212.8 [171.5-254.1] 104 35,120 246.0 [193.7-298.3] 87
  Missing 62,989 320.4 [275.8-364.9] 200 58,602 234.0 [194.9-273.2] 137 70,545 387.6 [341.8-433.4] 274 57,422 251.7 [210.8-292.7] 145
  Total 995,208 178.3 [170.0-186.6] 1,771 941,525 157.5 [149.5-165.5] 1,483 891,461 140.5 [132.7-148.2] 1,252 815,041 128.8 [121.0-136.6] 1,052
  1. Data: census 1991, 2001 linked to national register, own calculations.
  2. FR = Flemish Region, BCR = Brussels-Capital Region, WR = Walloon Region.
  3. d = number of deaths.