Table 4.

Table 4. Mortality from coronary heart disease and stroke after 21 years' follow up according to social class at screening and fathers' social class. Values are relative rates adjusted for socioeconomic factors and risk factor profiles

Subject non-manual at screeningSubject manual at screening
Cause of death and adjustmentNon-manual fatherManual fatherNon-manual fatherManual father
   Coronary heart disease
   Age11.51 (1.16 to 1.96)1.68 (1.09 to 2.58)1.82 (1.43 to 2.32)
   Risk factors*11.43 (1.10 to 1.86)1.59 (1.02 to 2.48)1.67 (1.27 to 2.18)
   Stroke
   Age11.84 (1.04 to 3.28)1.12 (0.37 to 3.34)1.88 (1.09 to 3.24)
   Risk factors*11.74 (0.97 to 3.12)0.94 (0.30 to 2.91)1.65 (0.90 to 3.03)
  • *Age, smoking, diastolic blood pressure, cholesterol, body mass index, FEV1 score, deprivation category, and car.