Table 5: Days in hospital during the two latest admissions stratified for age groups among foreign and Swedish-born persons with deceased in four different diagnose groups 1992–1999.

Age (years)Foreign-bornSwedish-born value
Days in hospital meanRange Days in hospital meanRange

Neoplasm
 65–84629428.80, 1625701128.70, 13050.889
 45–64284926.90, 528288026.60, 9020.621
 25–447326.22, 1067133.51, 8730.305

Diseases of the circulatory system
 65–84958835.60, 253210 63634.70, 22530.265
 45–64218419.40, 1477188217.30, 12540.026
 25–444512.50, 1882715.30, 1430.903

Injury and poisoning
 65–8428332.30, 205434932.40, 8320.011
 45–6436524.80, 247435425.50, 10910.509
 25–447139.70, 17384717.11, 1590.630

Signs and ill-defined conditions
 65–8427526.50, 92210932.71, 5390.015
 45–6414413.20, 1366439.80, 16710.307
 25–4428.57, 1028.04, 121.00