Table 2

Verified colorectal cancer (CRC) mortality rates by age and sex

No of deathsRate (per 1000 person years)
Intervention groupControl groupIntervention groupControl groupMortality ratio (95% CI)
*Interaction p=0.83.
†Interaction p=0.87.
Sex*
    Females2613040.580.680.86 (0.72–1.01, p=0.06)
    Males3323800.850.970.88 (0.76–1.01, p=0.08)
Age at entry†
    <65 y3003480.500.580.86 (0.74–1.00, p=0.05)
    ≥65 y2933361.201.370.88 (0.75–1.02, p=0.10)