Table 1

Cohort characteristics

WomenMen
Schizophrenia and other non-affective psychosesAffective disorderAnxiety disorderOther mental disorderNo mental disorderSchizophrenia and other non-affective psychosesAffective disorderAnxiety disorderOther mental disorderNo mental disorderN
N11 16537 24532 69020 4003 039 95411 99323 76221 20933 9823 061 9396 294 339
%0.20.60.50.348.30.20.40.30.548.6
Mean age (SD)50.1 (13.6)46.1 (15.6)42.4 (14.3)43.8 (16.4)48.1 (16.0)45.8 (13.0)46.9 (14.9)42.0 (13.4)47.2 (15.2)47.2 (15.6)47.6 (15.8)
Person-years21 92373 62064 78840 0396 017 46423 46346 60441 79065 9256 042 51012 438 126
Causes of death
 All-cause mortality34466941363827 421459764389182239 26872 187
 Avoidable mortality: medical care indicators34683654312530782814039047497
 Avoidable mortality: national health policy indicators22574389285934413822640627471
 Ischaemic heart disease4268477232797911768280787811 930
 Cancer (all types)8316312911112 369651367124713 63627 010
 Suicide421177173439791676917412592490
 Deaths from external causes (suicide excluded)1544274765239674823218673038
Healthcare quality indicators*841322 83317 07811 1711 961 968786415 50211 12622 7621 931 8604 010 577
 1. Avoidable inpatient medical care
  Number treated in 200623452140944522 433235474341118929 15955 440
 2. Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) Myocardial infarction—28-day case death
  AMI in 2006 or 20077716413411810 99310524414041023 78636 171
  Dead within 28 days366245533108508842171646710 122
 3. Lipid-lowering drug therapy
  Number receiving diabetes drug therapy in 2006722120072659680 45374411856801744116 270204 320
  Of these, number who were given lipid-lowering drugs in 200629261838528045 19331863136774365 440114 267
  • * Individuals aged 40–79 years.