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Table 2 Risk ratios of hospitalization for heart disease by age, sex, and education (reference levels and 95% confidence interval are indicated in brackets)

From: Hospitalization for heart disease, stroke, and diabetes mellitus among Indian-born persons: a small area analysis

Variable Female Male Total
Age
0–6 0.218 (0.153, 0.310) 0.534 (0.361, 0.788) 0.299 (0.230, 0.388)
7–17 0.192 (0.130, 0.285) 0.336 (0.126, 0.892) 0.219 (0.152, 0.316)
18–44 (ref) 1.00 1.00 1.00
45–64 13.58 (12.99, 14.19) 15.42 (14.42, 16.48) 13.98 (13.47, 14.51)
65+ 44.75 (42.84, 46.75) 77.37 (72.55, 82.50) 55.67 (53.71, 57.70)
Male Sex (Female) N/A 1.62 (1.60, 1.65) N/A
High School Grad. (Non-Graduate)* 0.943 (0.935, 0.951) 0.857 (0.850, 0.865) 0.901 (0.896, 0.906)
  1. *Because some values were small, risk ratios for this category were rounded to 3 decimal places.