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Table 6 Age-adjusted mortality and YLL by cause among three regions of Kunming, 2003 (females)

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 0.6 (49) 0.5 (38) 1.4 (38) 1.2 (30) 9.0 (10) 5.6 (6)
  Low birth weight 0.5 (51) 0.4 (39) 1.3 (37) 1.0 (31) 6.5 (12) 3.4 (10)
Group II        
  Stroke 90.5 (1) 12.2 (1) 135.9 (1) 17.2 (1) 79.8 (2) 13.7 (3)
  COPD* 38.3 (3) 4.1 (3) 134.9 (2) 15.7 (2) 189.1 (1) 23.2 (1)
  Diabetes mellitus 42.0 (2) 7.1 (2) 14.0 (8) 2.3 (11) 1.6 (35) 0.5 (38)
  Ischemic heart disease 13.1 (10) 2.1 (12) 64.8 (3) 10.4 (3) 27.7 (4) 6.0 (5)
  Lung cancer 18.5 (4) 3.3 (5) 13.7 (9) 2.7 (8) 11.7 (9) 2.7 (11)
  Liver cancer 9.7 (11) 2.4 (8) 11.5 (10) 3.1 (7) 3.0 (24) 1.0 (26)
Group III        
  Road traffic accidents 6.5 (13) 2.2 (11) 7.9 (12) 2.6 (10) 24.2 (5) 8.1 (4)
  Self-inflicted injuries 5.3 (14) 2.1 (13) 18.5 (4) 7.5 (4) 43.2 (3) 20.9 (2)
All causes   492.4 82.7 549.6 108.0 636.5 129.3
  1. * COPD = Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  2. 1 Age-adjusted/100,000 population
  3. 2 Age-adjusted/1,000 population