Table 3: Number of days in hospital (mean) at the two latest admissions to a hospital for deceased persons 1987–1999 in four ICD groups stratified for gender.

Foreign-born menwedish-born menForeign-born womenSwedish-born women
Diagnosis value value
Days in hospital 
(range)
Days in hospital 
(range)
Days in hospital 
(range)
Days in hospital 
(range)

Neoplasm 7646
30.6 
(0, 1438)
842430.8 
(0, 1305)
0.313772635.5 
(0, 1625)
822735.6  
(0, 3211)
0.362
Diseases of the circ. syst. 11 61433.4 
(0, 2193)
13 15634.8 
(0, 1980)
0.00012 22262.3 
(0, 2532)
12 88657.5 
(0, 2253)
0.297
Injury and poisoning 93327.2 
(0, 2474)
99626.2 
(0, 1091)
0.00067238.9 
(0, 1632)
67535.3 
(0, 808)
0.001
Signs and ill-defined conditions 42626.3 
(0, 1539)
21441.0  
(0, 1671)
0.00144883.3 
(0, 1775)
362100.1 
(0, 1673)
0.014