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Table 2 Differences in dementia diagnosis incidence amongst age and sex groups. Elderly women were noted to experience a particular large decrease in dementia diagnosis

From: Changes in dementia diagnoses in Sweden during the COVID-19 pandemic

Group 2019 2020 Expected value 2020 Change in ICD-10 coding CI P
Men 65–74 328,4 256,6 320,8 −25% 301–340 0,0033
Women 65–74 334,2 270,3 338,7 −25% 321–342 0,0052
Both sexes 65–74 331,3 263,6 329,9 −25% 300–352 0,0029
Men 75–84 1069,3 857,6 1091,3 −27% 1002–1117 0,0017
Women 75–84 1037,5 809,5 1041,1 −29% 998–1093 0,0013
Both sexes 75–84 1052,2 832,1 1064,2 −28% 1003–1112 0,0019
Men 85+ 1543,9 1272,5 1607,2 −26% 1504–1682 0,0015
Women 85+ 1337,3 997,9 1358,6 −36% 1311–1398 0,00082
Both sexes 85+ 1411,1 1096,6 1446,4 −32% 1384–1502 0,0012