Table 3

Numbers of death N, age and sex standardised mortality rates ASMR, and relative index of inequality RII for groups of avoidable conditions by country

A. Diseases of infectious origin
CountryAll diseases of infectious originTuberculosisPneumonia/InfluenzaOther infectious
NASMRRII*95% CIRII*95% CIRII*95% CIRII*95% CI
Lower educationHigher education
Finland405324.413.14.213.65 to 4.862.731.68 to 4.445.724.79 to 6.842.001.50 to 2.68
Sweden295511.56.43.172.75 to 3.664.752.09 to 10.773.803.15 to 4.572.301.83 to 2.90
Norway153613.28.02.962.42 to 3.6210.944.36 to 27.433.102.34 to 4.102.351.72 to 3.21
Denmark113614.06.85.043.95 to 6.4414.394.07 to 50.816.214.18 to 9.223.992.89 to 5.51
Belgium364617.212.22.261.97 to 2.603.141.74 to 5.674.033.21 to 5.041.371.13 to 1.66
Switzerland395023.414.93.773.32 to 4.287.473.05 to 18.305.514.36 to 6.973.082.64 to 3.59
Turin3368.34.93.842.43 to 6.056.711.56 to 28.874.122.22 to 7.652.901.35 to 6.22
Barcelona100115.910.93.322.52 to 4.369.894.47 to 21.872.651.68 to 4.192.891.97 to 4.23
Madrid region55019.215.32.041.42 to 2.914.421.09 to 17.902.461.37 to 4.391.611.00 to 2.60
Basque region96523.014.74.553.42 to 6.041.980.38 to 10.211.390.61 to 3.195.323.92 to 7.21
Slovenia125319.810.75.164.18 to 6.3713.557.23 to 25.415.384.18 to 6.922.181.31 to 3.61
Hungary226816.65.79.077.21 to 11.4215.3810.18 to 23.2210.137.11 to 14.453.071.95 to 4.84
Czech Republic329819.48.07.626.34 to 9.1624.0510.52 to 55.007.386.03 to 9.045.063.01 to 8.52
Poland772423.58.48.127.23 to 9.1045.4732.39 to 63.838.227.02 to 9.642.982.44 to 3.63
Lithuania1541106.420.919.0514.94 to 24.3039.4627.82 to 55.9712.128.23 to 17.863.531.84 to 6.78
Estonia137898.933.46.815.44 to 8.5312.978.39 to 20.055.824.42 to 7.652.090.90 to 4.86
All countries3759028.412.24.694.48 to 4.9014.6812.77 to 16.885.465.12 to 5.822.522.34 to 2.71
B. Selected malignant conditions
CountryAll selected malignant conditionsCervical cancerLeukaemia and Hodgkin's disease
NASMRRII*95% CIRII*95% CIRII*95% CI
Lower educationHigher education
Finland15848.36.51.661.35 to 2.055.082.91 to 8.801.371.09 to 1.72
Sweden27518.57.41.391.21 to 1.602.932.19 to 3.931.090.93 to 1.28
Norway146111.68.31.701.39 to 2.094.583.32 to 6.330.900.68 to 1.17
Denmark113011.18.81.441.15 to 1.812.281.55 to 3.341.050.78 to 1.41
Belgium235110.99.71.401.19 to 1.663.272.24 to 4.791.120.93 to 1.35
Switzerland204810.18.31.471.23 to 1.752.031.39 to 2.971.271.03 to 1.56
Turin3979.08.51.250.84 to 1.853.681.08 to 12.521.130.74 to 1.73
Barcelona6909.69.11.230.90 to 1.681.950.98 to 3.881.110.78 to 1.57
Madrid region31611.07.92.061.28 to 3.313.231.07 to 9.721.861.09 to 3.18
Basque region3076.05.41.560.90 to 2.703.660.91 to 14.791.270.70 to 2.33
Slovenia96512.610.71.311.03 to 1.671.891.25 to 2.861.140.84 to 1.54
Hungary311219.213.92.011.72 to 2.363.352.60 to 4.321.601.30 to 1.97
Czech Republic323917.011.82.241.91 to 2.624.123.11 to 5.461.701.41 to 2.07
Poland753219.212.82.832.57 to 3.135.214.51 to 6.021.681.47 to 1.92
Lithuania91933.017.73.292.48 to 4.378.275.40 to 12.681.581.08 to 2.31
Estonia44016.514.81.611.11 to 2.324.322.40 to 7.760.840.52 to 1.35
All countries2924213.310.11.841.75 to 1.933.903.59 to 4.241.321.23 to 1.40
C. Selected cardiorespiratory conditions
CountryAll selected cardiorespiratory conditionsHypertension and cerebrovascular diseaseChronic rheumatic heart diseaseAsthma
NASMRRII*95% CIRII*95% CIRII*95% CIRII*95% CI
Lower educationHigher education
Finland1094760.140.92.402.20 to 2.602.352.15 to 2.562.361.22 to 4.575.133.04 to 8.63
Sweden1088334.822.12.212.06 to 2.382.141.99 to 2.312.481.50 to 4.094.002.88 to 5.55
Norway622637.526.23.032.74 to 3.352.692.42 to 2.994.712.28 to 9.747.455.42 to 10.23
Denmark369752.633.02.251.97 to 2.562.081.82 to 2.383.823.82 to 3.826.193.61 to 10.61
Belgium997137.828.22.212.03 to 2.412.202.01 to 2.411.241.24 to 1.242.541.92 to 3.37
Switzerland639933.024.62.592.34 to 2.862.472.22 to 2.743.871.99 to 7.524.032.81 to 5.79
Turin196443.636.71.581.32 to 1.891.601.33 to 1.921.561.56 to 1.561.410.47 to 4.27
Barcelona268737.431.11.641.39 to 1.931.531.29 to 1.812.431.39 to 4.223.661.45 to 9.23
Madrid region99733.031.11.431.10 to 1.861.210.91 to 1.604.521.85 to 11.063.990.69 to 22.95
Basque region137224.926.61.010.78 to 1.301.020.78 to 1.330.790.32 to 1.96
Slovenia664795.864.73.012.75 to 3.293.072.80 to 3.381.971.27 to 3.052.841.62 to 5.00
Hungary23555161.569.86.085.68 to 6.526.125.70 to 6.574.572.93 to 7.146.693.77 to 11.90
Czech Republic1505989.540.56.025.53 to 6.566.125.61 to 6.683.762.45 to 5.787.294.02 to 13.24
Poland38946113.252.84.574.36 to 4.804.554.33 to 4.784.203.35 to 5.276.905.05 to 9.43
Lithuania4501140.382.82.762.45 to 3.122.632.31 to 2.993.912.52 to 6.046.832.69 to 17.33
Estonia4645217.8121.83.082.74 to 3.453.112.77 to 3.502.111.14 to 3.913.141.51 to 6.51
All countries14849675.845.83.343.26 to 3.413.303.22 to 3.383.543.07 to 4.074.504.00 to 5.05
D. Acute conditions
CountryTotal avoidable acute conditionsAppendicitis, hernia, ulcerCholecystitis
NASMRRII*95% CIRII95% CIRII95% CI
Lower educationHigher education
Finland14799.14.45.214.06 to 6.675.284.05 to 6.884.722.38 to 9.36
Sweden12655.02.63.773.03 to 4.683.823.02 to 4.843.441.92 to 6.16
Norway5975.13.03.622.61 to 5.023.892.72 to 5.562.461.09 to 5.55
Denmark6327.04.43.282.36 to 4.553.232.26 to 4.613.601.56 to 8.30
Belgium8114.02.43.032.22 to 4.143.022.13 to 4.283.081.50 to 6.32
Switzerland6003.42.13.972.87 to 5.503.942.76 to 5.634.131.89 to 9.05
Turin1704.01.55.802.92 to 11.54
Barcelona2103.02.32.291.27 to 4.142.401.20 to 4.832.030.67 to 6.14
Madrid region802.62.71.980.77 to 5.133.390.98 to 11.69
Basque region1051.92.41.550.58 to 4.090.920.30 to 2.805.740.74 to 44.55
Slovenia6269.26.32.982.22 to 4.003.052.23 to 4.182.501.09 to 5.71
Hungary208614.26.85.194.15 to 6.495.634.43 to 7.172.811.56 to 5.09
Czech Republic14388.43.67.725.83 to 10.227.325.45 to 9.8212.294.84 to 31.21
Poland28798.63.56.645.53 to 7.986.615.44 to 8.036.673.82 to 11.62
Lithuania35713.46.92.751.79 to 4.222.991.87 to 4.791.720.60 to 4.89
Estonia30317.27.93.362.13 to 5.293.942.41 to 6.441.230.38 to 3.98
All countries136387.33.94.504.17 to 4.864.634.27 to 5.033.622.96 to 4.43
  • * Adjusted for age and sex.

  • Lower education group is a combination of primary or no education and lower secondary education; higher education group is a combination of upper secondary education and tertiary education.