Table 6: Association between district and cause-specific mortality (HR, 90% CI) (females, 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
= 112,897 = 14,625 = 18,528 = 9,714 = 8,271
HR90% CI HR90% CI HR90% CI HR90% CI

All causes (001–999)*9.0151.4791,091,041,152.4821,010,971,054891,281,181,385471,060,981,14
Malignant cancers (140–208)1.9002300,840,750,954340,950,871,041261,231,061,441020,920,781,08
 Stomach (151)96201,520,992,34241,010,691,4871,470,762,8371,310,692,51
 Colorectal (153-154)226230,620,430,90450,780,591,02161,350,872,0870,540,291,02
 Trachea, bronchus and lung (162)144150,760,481,20341,060,771,46131,711,052,7960,680,341,34
 Pleura (163)2020,660,192,3161,160,532,5232,951,038,460
 Breast (174)349410,920,691,22891,180,961,44281,290,931,79221,040,721,49
 Bladder (188)3371,230,612,50121,130,641,9721,290,394,3410,580,113,06
 Kidney (189)17030,870,302,4900,000,000,0011,060,195,79
 Brain and other parts of CNS (191-192; 225)9060,480,240,97170,850,551,3340,670,291,5771,300,682,48
 Lymphatic and hematopoietic tissue (200–208)202220,740,501,08330,650,470,88110,980,591,65110,990,601,66
Neurological diseases (330–349)216351,080,791,47500,830,641,08131,681,042,71110,870,521,45
Cardiovascular diseases (390–459)2.9455291,151,061,248760,930,881,001251,181,011,371660,980,861,12
 Cardiac diseases (390–429)1.9103711,241,121,376231,040,961,12841,221,011,47900,810,680,97
 Ischemic heart diseases (410–414)5651241,461,231,731711,020,881,18241,150,811,63270,860,621,19
 Cerebrovascular diseases (430–438)8201220,930,791,102070,770,680,88351,190,901,59621,381,111,71
Respiratory diseases (460–519)476821,090,891,341691,090,941,26221,260,881,82341,280,951,71
 COPD (490–492, 494, 496)220491,391,061,83700,970,771,21162,141,383,29141,160,741,83
Diseases of the digestive system (520–579)484770,950,771,161190,880,741,04291,431,041,97301,130,831,54
Renal diseases (580–599)166381,571,152,14491,010,771,33101,680,982,90111,120,671,87

Referring to the period 1998–2010.