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Table 1 Incidence Rates and Number of AMI Hospitalizations in Men, by ethnicity (1995-2002)

From: Ethnic and sex differences in the incidence of hospitalized acute myocardial infarction: British Columbia, Canada 1995-2002

  Chinese South Asian White
  Total Cases Population Age-specific incidence/1000/year (95% CI) Total Cases Population Age-specific incidence/1000/year (95% CI) Total Cases Population Age-specific incidence/1000/year (95% CI)
35-44 years 15 30100 0.07 (0.04-0.11) 96 15445 0.89 (0.71-1.07) 927 274845 0.48 (0.45-0.51)
45-54 years 84 28990 0.41 (0.33-0.50) 287 11930 3.44 (3.04-3.83) 3175 256110 1.77 (1.71-1.83)
55-64 years 97 12770 1.09 (0.87-1.30) 408 8790 6.63 (6.00-7.26) 4751 167350 4.06 (3.94-4.17)
> 65 years 349 17490 2.85 (2.55-3.15) 592 7625 11.09 (10.23-11.95) 12424 211565 8.39 (8.25-8.53)
Crude Rate/1000/year 0.87    4.51    3.34
Age Standardized Rate/1000/year 0.98    4.97    3.29