Table 2

 Exposure-response functions used in Apheis-2 health impact assessment

Health indicatorRelative risk for a 10 µg/m3 increase in PM10*95%CI
*Particulate matter with a size lower than 10 μm; †International Classification of diseases-9th revision; ‡relative risk for short term exposure1; §relative risk for long term exposure.9
Total mortality excluding external causes1.006‡1.003 to 1.008
ICD9† <800
All ages
Total mortality excluding external causes1.043§1.026 to 1.061
ICD9 <800
30 years+