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Table 4 All-cause age-standardised mortality rates (ASMRs) and confidence intervals (CI) per 100,000 person years (PY) among young-adult WOMEN (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 496,695 38.0 [32.5-43.6] 183 561,129 38.8 [33.6-44.0] 214 657,477 27.7 [23.6-31.7] 181 664,075 25.1 [21.3-29.0] 166
  Higher sec 619,162 48.4 [42.8-53.9] 295 649,760 46.1 [408.8-51.3] 297 617,636 41.8 [36.7-46.9] 260 560,428 40.8 [35.5-46.0] 229
  Lower sec 260,170 59.7 [50.4-69.1] 156 211,952 48.5 [39.0-58.1] 102 170,246 61.5 [49.6-73.4] 108 121,249 65.1 [508-79.4] 80
  Primary 358,004 70.3 [61.8-78.9] 264 245,618 88.6 [76.4-100.8] 219 56,266 104.4 [77.5-131.3] 60 39,302 80.0 [51.1-108.9] 30
  Missing 79,179 94.4 [72.8-115.9] 74 74,732 84.2 [63.4-105.0] 63 53,352 115.9 [81.1-144.7] 62 45,163 121.9 [89.7-154.1] 55
  Total 1,813,210 54.2 [50.8-57.6] 972 1,743,191 51.2 [47.9-54.6] 895 1,554,977 42.9 [39.7-46.2] 671 1,430,217 39.2 [36.0-42.4] 560
BCR Higher 94,292 36.8 [24.2-49.3] 34 93,305 57.0 [41.3-72.7] 52 136,211 36.4 [26.1-46.6] 49 122,711 25.6 [16.6-34.7] 31
  Higher sec 60,133 73.0 [50.8-95.2] 42 57,706 83.7 [59.7-107.8] 47 65,268 42.6 [26.8-58.4] 28 62,336 58.0 [38.6-77.4] 35
  Lower sec 38,751 82.5 [53.9-111.0] 32 29,772 77.8 [46.6-108.9] 24 40,575 36.2 [17.9-54.5] 15 31,780 62.9 [35.3-90.6] 20
  Primary 57,969 89.6 [65.2-114.0] 52 43,490 93.2 [65.2-121.2] 43 23,764 85.9 [49.0-122.8] 21 16,452 107.9 [56.0-159.9] 17
  Missing 57,142 108.2 [81.2-135.8] 61 44,511 77.9 [52.1-103.7] 35 47,725 66.1 [42.8-89.4] 31 32,234 70.8 [41.9-99.8] 23
  Total 308,287 72.7 [63.1-82.4] 221 268,784 75.8 [65.3-86.6] 201 313,543 46.5 [38.9-54.1] 144 265,513 47.8 [39.4-56.1] 126
WR Higher 233,950 54.4 [44.8-64.0] 125 258,460 50.0 [41.3-58.7] 127 338,390 37.1 [30.6-43.7] 124 347,692 30.3 [24.5-36.1] 105
  Higher sec 283,532 57.0 [48.1-65.9] 160 304,334 53.4 [45.1-61.7] 160 296,338 57.0 [48.4-65.6] 169 279,680 54.3 [45.7-62.9] 92
  Lower sec 206,043 70.8 [59.4-82.3] 147 170.027 84.0 [70.4-97.5] 149 151,268 65.5 [52.6-78.5] 100 111.813 80.0 [63.3-96.6] 92
  Primary 197,123 101.3 [87.3-115.2] 204 141,689 116.5 [98.4-134.6] 166 40,175 102.6] [70.9-134.2] 42 26,517 161.5 [113.0-209.9] 45
  Missing 48,102 154.6 [119.0-190.3] 73 48,236 149.4 [114.9-183.9] 72 49,447 198.3 [159.0237.5] 98 41,856 118.8 [85.8-151.7] 50
  Total 968,750 73.6 [68.2-79.0] 709 922,746 72.9 [67.4-78.4] 674 875,616 60.8 [55.7-66.0] 533 807,557 54.6 [49.5-59.7] 384
  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.