Table 1 Male:female (m:f) mortality ratios per person-years based on 5-year periods, by age groups (children 0–14 years), all causes of injury, Scotland 1982–2006
Age-group yearsYearsMean populationm:f ratio (95% CI)MalesFemales
Mortality rate per 100 000 person-years (n)Mortality rate per 100 000 person-years (n)
All ages1982–19861 022 1651.87 (1.61 to 2.17)19.2 (503)10.3 (257)
0–141987–1991957 6381.57 (1.32 to 1.87)13.8 (337)8.8 (205)
1992–1996963 7331.69 (1.36 to 2.09)9.2 (227)5.5 (129)
1997–2001928 9881.73 (1.37 to 2.2)8.0 (191)4.6 (105)
2002–2006872 2021.48 (1.10 to 1.98)5.1 (113)3.4 (73)
Subtotal1982–2006948 9451.70 (1.56 to 1.86)11.3 (1371)6.6 (769)
Infants1982–198665 4321.34 (0.90 to 1.99)35.2 (59)26.3 (42)
01987–199165 0530.95 (0.56 to 1.61)16.8 (28)17.7 (28)
1992–199662 4221.20 (0.62 to 2.31)12.5 (20)10.5 (16)
1997–200155 7711.32 (0.72 to 2.42)17.5 (25)13.2 (18)
2002–200653 2131.06 (0.43 to 2.6)7.3 (10)6.9 (9)
Subtotal1982–200660 3781.20 (0.94 to 1.53)18.4 (142)15.3 (113)
1–41982–1986260 3541.31 (1.00 to 1.73)18.0 (120)13.7 (87)
1987–1991258 6661.32 (0.98 to 1.77)15.9 (105)12.0 (76)
1992–1996257 3121.53 (1.03 to 2.28)9.7 (64)6.4 (40)
1997–2001234 0051.34 (0.83 to 2.16)6.8 (41)5.1 (29)
2002–2006212 6020.92 (0.52 to 1.62)4.2 (23)4.6 (24)
Subtotal1982–2006244 5881.32 (1.12 to 1.55)11.3 (353)8.6 (256)
5–91982–1986315 2632.62 (1.93 to 3.57)18.8 (152)7.2 (55)
1987–1991320 8702.09 (1.45 to 3.01)11.2 (92)5.4 (42)
1992–1996323 4981.33 (0.86 to 2.04)6.0 (50)4.6 (36)
1997–2001316 4162.20 (1.35 to 3.59)6.6 (53)3.0 (23)
2002–2006289 4401.78 (0.97 to 3.27)4.0 (30)2.3 (16)
Subtotal1982–2006313 0982.09 (1.74 to 2.50)9.4 (377)4.5 (172)
10–141982–1986381 1162.26 (1.72 to 2.97)17.7 (172)7.8 (73)
1987–1991313 0501.81 (1.32 to 2.48)14.0 (112)7.7 (59)
1992–1996320 5012.41 (1.65 to 3.53)11.4 (93)4.7 (37)
1997–2001322 7961.96 (1.31 to 2.94)8.7 (72)4.4 (35)
2002–2006316 9471.99 (1.22 to 3.24)6.2 (50)3.1 (24)
Subtotal1982–2006330 8822.09 (1.79 to 2.45)11.8 (499)5.6 (228)
  • Significant ratios (relative to unity) are shown in bold.