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Table 3 Risk ratios of hospitalization for heart disease, stroke, and diabetes among Indian persons after controlling for age, sex, education, and percentage of foreign-born persons in zip code (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 Male Female Total
Heart Disease    
   Foreign-born (Native-born) 0.74 (0.70, 0.78) 0.67 (0.63, 0.71) 0.70 (0.67, 0.72)
   Born in India (Native-Born) 1.03 (1.02, 1.04) 1.01 (1.00, 1.02) 1.02 (1.02, 1.03)
Stroke    
   Foreign-born (Native-born) 0.75 (0.68, 0.83) 0.80 (0.73, 0.87) 0.78 (0.73, 0.83)
   Born in India (Native-Born) 1.00 (0.98, 1.02) 0.99 (0.98, 1.01) 1.00 (0.99, 1.01)
Diabetes Mellitus    
   Foreign-born (Native-born) 0.37 (0.33, 0.40) 0.42 (0.38, 0.47) 0.39 (0.37, 0.42)
   Born in India (Native-Born) 0.97 (0.95, 0.99) 0.95 (0.92, 0.97) 0.96 (0.94, 0.97)