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Table 2 Adjusted relative risk ratio (RRR) for death at home versus nursing home, and home versus hospitala

From: Comparing unplanned and potentially planned home deaths: a population-based cross-sectional study

  Home versus nursing homea Home versus hospitala
  Adjusted RRR CI p Adjusted RRR CI p
Sex
 Female 0.67 0.64, 0.71 < 0.001 0.97 0.93, 1.02 0.223
 Male Ref.    Ref.   
Age
 0–39 49.76 38.34, 64.58 < 0.001 2.21 1.94, 2.51 < 0.001
 40–49 19.77 16.55, 23.61 < 0.001 2.61 2.31, 2.96 < 0.001
 50–59 11.71 10.55, 12.99 < 0.001 2.38 2.18, 2.60 < 0.001
 60–69 7.20 6.68, 7.75 < 0.001 1.91 1.78, 2.04 < 0.001
 70–79 2.71 2.55, 2.89 < 0.001 1.32 1.24, 1.41 < 0.001
 80–89 Ref.    Ref.   
 90+ 0.55 0.52, 0.59 < 0.001 1.11 1.03, 1.19 0.006
Cause of death
 Infectious and parasitic diseases 0.95 0.88, 1.04 0.267 1.03 0.95, 1.12 0.461
 Cancer 0.22 0.21, 0.24 < 0.001 0.48 0.45, 0.51 < 0.001
 Dementia 0.23 0.20, 0.26 < 0.001 3.18 2.64, 3.82 < 0.001
 Circulatory Ref.    Ref.   
 Respiratory 0.51 0.47, 0.56 < 0.001 0.60 0.55, 0.65 < 0.001
 Symptoms/signs/ill-defined 3.84 3.29, 4.48 < 0.001 32.21 23.22, 44.71 < 0.001
 External causes 1.92 1.66, 2.21 < 0.001 1.55 1.38, 1.74 < 0.001
 Other 0.58 0.54, 0.63 < 0.001 0.76 0.71, 0.82 < 0.001
Municipality population
 0–2000 1.11 0.97, 1.28 0.135 1.67 1.45, 1.93 < 0.001
 2001–5000 1.13 1.03, 1.24 0008 1.73 1.58, 1.93 < 0.001
 5001–10,000 1.11 1.02, 1.20 0.014 1.54 1.42, 1.66 < 0.001
 10,001–50,000 1.06 1.00, 1.13 0.033 1.30 1.23, 1.37 < 0.001
 50,001- Ref.    Ref.   
Municipality centrality
 Least central 0.95 0.87, 1.03 0.227 0.94 0.86, 1.03 0.198
 Less central 1.07 0.97, 1 17 0.190 0.90 0.82, 0.99 0.024
 Somewhat central 1.02 0.96, 1.09 0.465 1.01 0.95, 1.07 0.839
 Central Ref.    Ref.   
Domiciliary care
 Yes 2.70 2.58, 2.83 < 0.001 1.35 1.29, 1.42 < 0.001
 No Ref.    Ref.   
  1. aMultinomial logistic regression with place of death as dependent variable. Number of observations 78,226