Table 5: Association between district and cause-specific mortality (HR, 90% CI) (males, 1998–2008). Hazard Ratio (HR) from the Cox model stratified by calendar period and adjusted for age (underlying time) and socioeconomic position.

Cause of Death (ICD-9-CM)Reference districtsTamburiBorgoPaolo VIStatte
= 107,909 = 14,067 = 16,312 = 10,097 = 8,283
HR90% CI HR90% CI HR90% CI HR90% CI

All causes (001–999)*9.3781.4701,121,071,181.9731,071,031,126841,271,191,366541,081,011,15
Malignant cancers (140–208)2.6504001,111,011,215051,000,931,092231,421,261,591781,050,931,20
 Stomach (151)126221,240,831,84281,200,851,71121,620,972,6970,850,451,61
 Colorectal (153-154)220190,620,410,92481,130,871,48121,070,651,75110,790,481,32
 Trachea, bronchus, and lung (162)8291271,090,931,281500,970,841,13941,761,462,11611,120,901,39
 Pleura (163)80121,090,641,85161,080,681,7161,190,592,4220,390,121,27
 Prostate (185)244451,421,071,89530,980,761,2680,840,461,52120,850,521,39
 Bladder (188)189341,200,871,66290,730,531,02131,450,902,35131,170,731,87
 Kidney (189)2152,230,935,3351,300,562,9821,850,536,3953,691,628,45
 Brain and other parts of CNS (191-192; 225)83151,370,852,23181,230,801,90101,640,932,8861,070,532,14
 Lymphatic and hematopoietic tissue (200–208)212271,050,741,49411,070,811,43141,010,641,6090,690,391,20
Neurological diseases (330–349)190281,090,771,54300,760,541,0570,720,381,36151,320,852,06
Cardiovascular diseases (390–459)2.4423781,101,001,215511,020,941,101471,281,111,471370,930,811,08
 Cardiac diseases (390–429)1.6882601,090,981,233871,030,941,131061,271,081,51840,820,680,99
 Ischemic heart diseases (410–414)7331161,201,011,421521,040,891,20561,371,091,73300,660,490,90
 Cerebrovascular diseases (430–438)551861,060,871,291090,870,731,04251,070,761,50431,341,041,75
Respiratory diseases (460–519)6971221,080,911,271771,050,911,20481,641,282,11591,461,171,82
 COPD (490–492, 494, 496)469931,170,961,411100,940,791,12321,701,252,32391,441,101,90
Diseases of the digestive system (520–579)527811,060,861,301111,070,901,27471,471,141,90270,790,571,09
Renal diseases (580–599)146271,360,941,95371,130,831,5430,500,191,3091,000,571,76

Referring to the period 1998–2010.