Table 2

Sensitivity analyses applying modified diabetes case definitions: number of persons by diabetes status and age-adjusted mortality rate ratios stratified by sex (DaTraV, age ≥30 years)


WomenMen
N in million
(no diabetes/ diabetes)
Mortality rate ratios
(95% CI)
N in million
(no diabetes/ diabetes)
Mortality rate ratios
(95% CI)
Sensitivity analysis 1*22.3/3.61.51 (1.51 to 1.51)18.1/3.41.55 (1.55 to 1.55)
Sensitivity analysis 2†22.3/0.251.19 (1.18 to 1.20)18.1/0.211.20 (1.19 to 1.21)
  • *Documentation of at least one outpatient (confirmed) or inpatient diagnosis of diabetes in 2013.

  • †Documentation of only one outpatient (confirmed) diagnosis of diabetes in 2013. Deviations from figures in figure 1 are due to rounding.

  • DaTraV, Data Transparency Regulation Act.