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Table 6 Hazard risk for mortality among individuals with intellectual disability; models run separately for all deaths and cause-specific deaths

From: Mortality patterns and risk among older men and women with intellectual disability: a Swedish national retrospective cohort study

  All individuals with intellectual disability vs. their control population (15,289 vs. 76,445 individuals) Only individuals with Down’s syndrome vs. their control population (942 vs. 4710 individuals)
Hazard Ratio (95% CI) Hazard Ratio (95% CI)
All deaths 4.14 (3.98–4.31) 25.4 (21.3–30.4)
Circulatory diseases-related deaths 4.20 (3.92–4.50) 25.0 (17.7–35.4)
Neoplasm-related deaths 1.78 (1.63–1.94) 1.22 (0.70–2.16)
Respiratory diseases-related deaths 12.5 (10.9–14.2) 170 (84.6–345)
Nervous diseases-related deaths 6.68 (5.58–7.99) 41.2 (18.8–90.3)