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Table 1 The incidence (per 100,000 person-years) of ILD in Denmark overall and within age- and gender-specific strata

From: The incidence of interstitial lung disease 1995–2005: a Danish nationwide population-based study

1995–2000 Cases
(N)
Incidence rates
Crude
(95% CI)*
Incidence rates
Age-standardised
(95% CI)*
Overall 10,318 32.57 (31.94–33.20) 23.54 (23.04–24.04)
Age    
   0–14 609 10.76 (9.91–11.62)  
   15–39 1,449 13.01 (12.34–13.68)  
   40–64 3,312 32.72 (31.61–33.84)  
   65–79 3,584 101.81 (98.48–105.15)  
   80+ 1,364 110.06 (104.21–115.90)  
Gender    
   Male 6,063 38.75 (37.78–39.73) 29.12 (28.33–29.90)
   Female 4,255 26.54 (25.74–27.33) 18.69 (18.05–19.33)
2001–2005    
Overall 11,447 42.66 (41.88–43.44) 31.28 (30.64–31.92)
Age    
   0–14 815 16.23 (15.12–17.35)  
   15–39 1,693 18.90 (18.00–19.80)  
   40–64 3,737 42.08 (40.74–43.43)  
   65–79 3,418 118.02 (114.07–121.98)  
   80+ 1,784 165.41 (157.73–173.08)  
Gender    
   Male 6,576 49.56 (48.36–50.76) 37.79 (36.81–38.78)
   Female 4,871 35.90 (34.90–36.91) 25.43 (24.61–26.25)
  1. *CI: confidence interval