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Table 4 Proportional increment or decrement of mortality by oral and pharyngeal cancer associated with a 10% increment of each socioeconomic index, in Barcelona, Spain, and São Paulo, Brazil, 1995–2003.

From: Inequalities in mortality of men by oral and pharyngeal cancer in Barcelona, Spain and São Paulo, Brazil, 1995–2003

Barcelona Increment of mortality 95% confidence interval
Unemployment rate +15.46% +8.81% to +22.10%
% Low instruction +5.29% +3.22% to +7.37%
% Academic degree -2.73% -5.45% to -0.01%
HDI* -8.24% -12.88% to -3.61%
São Paulo Increment of mortality 95% confidence interval
Unemployment rate +0.83% -0.61% to +2.27%
% Low instruction +2.19% +0.80% to +3.58%
% Academic degree -1.70% -2.35% to -1.05%
HDI* -3.55% -5.51% to -1.59%
  1. * HDI: human development index.