Table 2: SENTIERI—Taranto NPCS. Mortality for causes of death with limited evidence of association with environmental exposures in Taranto NPCS. Number of observed cases (Obs), standardized mortality ratio crude (SMR), and adjusted for deprivation (SMR ID); 90% IC: 90% confidence interval; regional references: 1995–2002 and 2003–2009. Males and females.

Causes of death
(ICD IX)
1995–20022003–2009*
MalesFemalesMalesFemales
OBSSMR
(90% CI)
SMR ID
(90% CI)
OBSSMR
(90% CI)
SMR ID
(90% CI)
OBSSMR
(90% CI)
SMR ID
(90% CI)
OBSSMR
(90% CI)
SMR ID
(90% CI)

Malignant neoplasm of trachea bronchus and lung
(162.0–162.9)
840130
(122–137)
119
(112–126)
121135
(115–157)
130
(111–151)
516133
(124–143)
123
(114–132)
97130
(109–153)
121
(101–143)
Malignant pleural neoplasm
(163.0–163.9)
83521
(430–625)
293
(242–352)
14242
(147–379)
190
(115–297)
44519
(397–667)
272
(208–350)
12311
(180–505)
210
(121–340)
Diseases of the respiratory system
(460.0–519.9)
666107
(100–114)
107
(100–114)
406113
(104–123)
111
(102–120)
447117
(108–126)
112
(103–121)
268104
(94–115)
105
(95–116)
Acute diseases of the respiratory system
(460.0–466.9, 480.0–487.9)
125156
(134–181)
149
(127–173)
135145
(125–167)
138
(119–159)
50136
(106–172)
137
(107–174)
58112
(89–140)
115
(91–143)
Chronic diseases of the respiratory system
(491.0–492.9, 494.0–496.9)
38896
(88–105)
97
(89–105)
15192
(80–105)
92
(80–105)
322116
(106–127)
110
(100–121)
149104
(90–119)
100
(87–114)
Asthma
(493.0–493.9)
941
(22–72)
42
(22–73)
1173
(41–121)
68
(38–113)
0125
(1–118)
29
(1–137)

2004-2005 not available from ISTAT.