TABLE 3

Cause-specific mortality rates by sex and race in the Allegheny County Type 1 Diabetes Registry cohort

n*SexRace
Male (n = 138)Female (n = 141)Caucasian (n = 239)African American (n = 40)
Diabetes-related239613.9 (499.7–728.1)786.2 (650.0–922.4)618.0 (532.1–703.8)1,851.3 (1,277.6–2,425.1)
    Acute complication45105.1 (57.8–152.3)159.7 (98.3–221.1)102.5 (67.5–137.4)555.4 (241.2–869.6)
    Renal disease3788.5 (45.1–131.8)129.0 (73.8–184.2)86.9 (54.7–119.2)416.6 (144.4–688.7)
    CVD101276.5 (199.9–353.2)313.3 (227.3–399.2)276.4 (219.0–333.8)555.4 (241.2–869.6)
    Infection/other56143.8 (88.5–199.1)184.3 (118.3–250.2)152.2 (109.6–194.8)324.0 (84.0–564.0)
Non–diabetes–related40149.3 (93.0–205.6)79.8 (36.4–123.3)124.2 (85.7–162.7)0.0
    Accident/violent1677.4 (36.9–118.0)12.3 (0.0–29.3)49.7 (25.3–74.0)0.0
    Cancer1027.7 (3.4–51.9)30.7 (3.8–57.6)31.1 (11.8–50.3)0.0
    Other1444.2 (13.6–74.9)36.9 (7.4–66.3)43.5 (20.7–66.2)0.0
Overall279763.2 (635.8–890.5)866.1 (723.1–1,009.0)742.2 (648.1–836.3)1,851.3 (1,277.6–2,425.1)
  • Data are n or per 100,000 person-years (95% CI).

  • *Observed deaths.

  • P ≤ 0.05 and

  • P ≤ 0.001 for RR compared with male sex or Caucasian race.