Table 3

General practitioner provisional cardiac diagnosis by practice deprivation type

Proportion of cases with a provisional GP CHD diagnosis
Affluent practices, % (n)Deprived practices, % (n)
Men
Rose angina grade 272.7 (8)68.4 (13)
Rose angina grade 165.0 (13)57.1 (20)
Non-exertional chest pain43.6 (41)40.7 (11)
Total49.6 (62)54.3 (44)
Women
Rose angina grade 258.8 (10)66.7 (16)
Rose angina grade 161.5 (16)59.5 (22)
Non-exertional chest pain27.2 (17)21.7 (5)
Total41.0 (43)51.2 (43)