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Table 5 AAFs (in %) for liver cirrhosis and corresponding 95% confidence intervals for subpopulations as defined by sex and ethnicity based on different distributions

From: Statistical modeling of volume of alcohol exposure for epidemiological studies of population health: the US example

Sex Ethnicity Continuous AAF from shifted distribution* Standard Error 95% Confidence interval
     Lower Bound Upper Bound
Men White 72.3 0.45 71.4 73.2
Men Black 73.2 0.49 72.2 74.2
Men Native 76.1 0.83 74.5 77.7
Men Asian/Pac. Islander 49.7 0.98 47.8 51.6
Men Hispanic 71.3 0.47 70.4 72.2
Women White 73.5 0.24 73.0 74.0
Women Black 75.1 0.26 74.6 75.6
Women Native 82.3 0.45 81.4 83.2
Women Asian/Pac. Islander 63.4 0.81 61.8 65.0
Women Hispanic 71.7 0.34 71.0 72.4
  1. * The gamma distributions were shifted upward to the level of the per capita data.