Table 1

Age at stroke, duration of hospitalisation, and deaths and suicides as a function of gender and diagnosis

Gender and diagnosis Number Mean age years (SD) Mean hospitalisation days (SD) Deaths
(% of number)
Suicides
(% of number)
Men
 Subarachnoid haemorrhage2 68250.7 (15)40 (61)1 137 (42)8 (0.3)
 Intracerebral haemorrhage5 33364.2 (14)61 (75)3 199 (60)28 (0.5)
 Cerebral ischaemia21 02466.7 (12)58 (71)11 853 (56)100 (0.5)
 Undefined29 23071.4 (11)57 (67)17 521 (60)110 (0.4)
Women
 Subarachnoid haemorrhage3 77452.8 (15)46 (68)1 617 (43)11 (0.3)
 Intracerebral haemorrhage4 55869.1 (14)68 (81)2 842 (62)10 (0.2)
 Cerebral ischaemia17 92070.7 (13)64 (74)9 983 (56)40 (0.2)
 Undefined29 57775.6 (11)65 (72)17 931 (61)52 (0.2)