Table 3

Ischaemic heart disease (excluding AMI) in the Oxford region 1981–1983 and 2008–2010

Number of deathsRates per 100 000Ratio* of rate† in 2008–2010/ 1981–1983
Age group, years1981–19832008–20101981–19832008–2010
Men
 35–39482718.08.30.46
 40–44725133.314.60.44
 45–4916914984.445.90.54
 50–54290180152.264.20.42
 55–59561286309.3114.50.37
 60–64767449477.9180.70.38
 65–691082550825.33080.37
 70–7412437541143.5522.20.46
 75–79118210831686.2980.10.58
 80–8481812942456.51725.30.70
 85+62818293876.53254.40.84
35 and over68606652453.9245.20.54
Women
 35–39632.30.9
 40–4411135.33.7
 45–49232212.06.70.56
 50–54503626.812.90.48
 55–591375475.021.10.28
 60–64249117145.445.80.31
 65–69401159264.584.60.32
 70–74671349481.7222.60.46
 75–79972556894.24190.47
 80–8410239191447869.40.60
 85+136023042620.41954.20.75
35 and over49034532197.2103.80.53
Total11 76311 184307.5166.70.54
  • Number of mentions on death certificates, age-specific mortality rates per 100 000 population, and the age-standardised death rate in 2008–2010 expressed as a ratio to that in 1981–1983.

  • *Ratios compare periods covered by different versions of ICD codes and governed by different rules for the selection of underlying cause of death.

  • †Rates given where deaths with ischaemic heart disease (excluding AMI) failure as a cause in 2008–2010 is ≥15.

  • AMI, acute myocardial infarction; ICD, International Classification of Disease.