Table 4

Potential reduction in deaths by achievement of dietary recommendations by age, sex and country

EnglandWalesScotlandNorthern Ireland
Men: under 75 deaths66905191258313
Men: all deaths14 25211042361629
Women: under 75 deaths2744220585135
Women: all deaths11 4578871946508
Percentage of all deaths*13.815.018.318.9
  • * Male and female deaths at all ages for all conditions included in the model (CHD, stroke and cancers of the following sites: oesophagus, colorectum, gallbladder, pancreas, breast, endometrium, kidney, mouth/larynx/pharynx, stomach and lung).