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Table 3 Standardized mortality ratio for men and women in patients with personality disorder diagnosis

From: Sex differences in mortality of admitted patients with personality disorders in North Norway - a prospective register study

  Men Women
  Number of deaths Expected number of deaths SMR Number of deaths Expected number of deaths SMR
Total mortality 41 9.46 4.3 (3.2 - 5.9) 21 7.13 2.9 (1.9 - 4.5)
Natural causes 21 7.40 2.8 (1.8 - 4.4) 9 6.45 1.4 (0.7 - 2.7)
Unnatural causes 20 2.06 9.7 (6.3 - 15.1) 12 0.67 17.8 (10.1 - 30.3)
Suicide 12 0.79 15 (9 - 27) 10 0.26 38 (20 - 70)
  1. Figures are SMR (95% confidence interval).