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Table 4 Age-adjusted mortality and YLL by causes among three regions of Kunming, 2003

From: Rural-urban differentials of premature mortality burden in south-west China

Cause group Cause Urban region Suburban region Rural region
   Mortality1 (rank) YLL2 (rank) Mortality1 (rank) YLL2 (rank) Mortality1 (rank) YLL2 (rank)
Group I        
  Birth trauma and asphyxia 0.8 (52) 0.7 (34) 3.3 (35) 2.0 (26) 16.9 (9) 6.8 (5)
  Low birth weight 0.6 (54) 0.4 (41) 2.0 (40) 1.2 (32) 9.4 (11) 4.6 (8)
Group II        
  Stroke 92.8 (1) 14.7 (1) 132.7 (1) 19.4 (1) 78.6 (2) 15.0 (3)
  COPD* 51.2 (2) 6.3 (2) 129.5 (2) 17.3 (2) 184.4 (1) 27.5 (1)
  Diabetes mellitus 34.3 (3) 5.7 (3) 11.6 (11) 2.2 (11) 4.1 (28) 1.3 (28)
  Ischemic heart disease 21.0 (6) 3.0 (10) 53.3 (3) 9.3 (3) 19.3 (8) 4.2 (10)
  Lung cancer 30.3 (4) 5.6 (4) 23.6 (4) 5.2 (5) 16.7 (10) 4.3 (9)
  Liver cancer 14.4 (8) 3.3 (8) 14.3 (6) 4.1 (7) 7.3 (17) 2.3 (18)
Group III        
  Road traffic accidents 10.4 (9) 4.2 (6) 11.7 (10) 4.6 (6) 32.9 (4) 13.4 (4)
  Self-inflicted injuries 5.2 (16) 2.2 (14) 13.6 (7) 5.3 (4) 41.9 (3) 19.1 (2)
All causes   536.3 104.2 558.5 122.9 674.5 158.8
  1. * COPD = Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  2. 1 Age-adjusted/100,000 population
  3. 2 Age-adjusted/1,000 population