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Table 2 Mortality rates from diabetes in the Veneto region (Italy), 2008–2010: diabetes selected as the underlying cause of death, or as any mention in the death certificate (multiple causes of death)

From: Multiple causes of death analysis of chronic diseases: the example of diabetes

  Underlying cause of death Multiple causes of death Multiple/underlying cause ratio
  n Rate × 105 n Rate × 105  
Males
 <45 10 0.3 34 0.9 3.4
 45–54 45 4.3 132 12.5 2.9
 55–64 182 21.0 736 84.9 4.0
 65–74 428 61.2 1840 263.0 4.3
 75–84 642 163.6 3121 795.2 4.9
 85+ 421 433.9 1812 1867.6 4.3
 Total 1728 24.5 7675 108.7 4.4
Females
 <45 6 0.2 11 0.3 1.8
 45–54 12 1.2 56 5.4 4.7
 55–64 61 6.8 219 24.5 3.6
 65–74 188 23.6 854 107.0 4.5
 75–84 657 106.2 2869 463.6 4.4
 85+ 1221 459.4 4595 1729.0 3.8
 Total 2145 29.0 8604 116.4 4.0
Males + females
 <45 16 0.2 45 0.6 2.8
 45–54 57 2.7 188 9.0 3.3
 55–64 243 13.8 955 54.2 3.9
 65–74 616 41.1 2694 179.8 4.4
 75–84 1299 128.5 5990 592.3 4.6
 85+ 1642 452.6 6407 1766.1 3.9
 Total 3873 26.8 16279 112.6 4.2