TABLE 3-1 Rural-Urban Variation in Life Expectancy and Mortality Rates from Selected Causes of Death in Russia, 1988-1989

 

Life Expectancy at Age

Standardized Death Rate per 100,000

Population

0

15

35

60

Neoplasm

Cardiovascular Disease

Injuries

Average of Provincial Levels

Male, rural

61.8

49.1

32.3

14.6

289.4

927.3

266.4

Male, urban

64.4

51.3

33.5

14.7

327.8

882.3

191.8

Female, rural

73.4

60.3

41.4

19.7

114.6

604.3

64.4

Female, urban

74.3

60.8

41.6

19.3

149.2

589.9

50.4

Standard Deviation

Male, rural

1.8

1.7

1.3

1.0

57.8

122.4

55.6

Male, urban

1.2

1.2

0.9

0.8

44.7

100.3

34.7

Female, rural

1.8

1.7

1.6

1.3

27.9

78.7

22.1

Female, urban

1.2

1.1

1.0

0.9

19.0

64.4

11.7

Coefficient of Variation (%)

Male. rural

2.8

3.4

4.2

7.0

20.0

13.2

20.9

Male, urban

1.9

2.3

2.8

5.7

13.6

11.4

18.1

Female, rural

2.5

2.8

3.8

6.4

24.4

13.0

34.3

Female, urban

1.6

1.8

2.5

4.7

12.7

10.9

23.2

NOTE: Standardized death rate determined by direct method of standardization using European standard.



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