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Table 1 Estimated aboriginal mortality and life expectancy at birth, males and females, Aboriginal Medical Service Redfern, 1995-2009

From: Mortality in an Aboriginal Medical Service (Redfern) cohort

Period Males Females
MORTALITY
  Deaths Mortality per 1,000 95% CI Deaths Mortality per 1,000 95% CI
1995-99 190 10.5 9.0-12.3 109 9.1 7.4-10.9
2000-04 208 11.9 10.4-13.6 137 8.3 7.1-9.7
2005-09 218 8.6 7.6-9.8 162 7.7 6.7-8.8
LIFE EXPECTANCY AT BIRTH
  Person years Life Expectancy (yrs) 95% CI Person years Life Expectancy (yrs) 95% CI
1995-99 27,188 64.4 62.6-66.1 32,436 69.6 68.0-71.2
2000-04 33,382 65.6 64.1-67.1 39,866 71.1 69.9-72.4
2005-09 38,849 67.6 65.9-69.2 46,082 71.4 70.0-72.8
  1. Rate per 1,000 person years, directly age-standardised to the Australian Estimated Resident Population for 30 June 2001 population, based on the 2001 Census of Population and Housing[10].