Table 1

Death rates with 95% uncertainty intervals for adverse effects of medical treatment per 100 000 all-age individuals of both genders combined in England and the English regions in 1990 and 2013, by level 1 (most deprived) and level 5 (least deprived)

1990Percentage difference2013Percentage difference
Level 1Level 5Level 1Level 5
England2.27 (1.65 to 2.57)1.22 (0.88 to 1.38)60.171.54 (1.28 to 2.08)1.17 (0.97 to 1.59)27.31
East of England1.99 (1.32 to 2.39)1.16 (0.8 to 1.4)52.72.08 (1.56 to 3.16)0.95 (0.73 to 1.38)74.59
East Midlands2.23 (1.54 to 2.77)1.16 (0.79 to 1.46)63.131.97 (1.49 to 2.89)1.28 (0.96 to 1.89)42.46
Greater London2.11 (1.52 to 2.49)1.37 (0.93 to 1.63)42.530.97 (0.74 to 1.39)1.09 (0.81 to 1.65)11.65
North East of England2.76 (1.98 to 3.36)0.75 (0.53 to 0.95)114.531.77 (1.33 to 2.53)1.13 (0.86 to 1.61)44.14
North West of England2.23 (1.49 to 2.65)1.67 (1.08 to 2.08)28.721.61 (1.23 to 2.3)1.53 (1.15 to 2.14)5.1
South East of England2.37 (1.63 to 2.83)1.02 (0.69 to 1.22)79.651.64 (1.23 to 2.28)1 (0.75 to 1.39)48.48
South West of England1.37 (1 to 1.61)1.29 (0.87 to 1.55)6.021.45 (1.11 to 1.99)1.17 (0.89 to 1.62)21.37
West Midlands2.41 (1.73 to 2.95)1.18 (0.85 to 1.51)68.521.88 (1.4 to 2.5)1.64 (1.22 to 2.28)13.64
Yorkshire and the Humber2.4 (1.64 to 2.84)1.61 (1.05 to 1.98)39.41.39 (1.1 to 2.06)1.32 (1.04 to 2)5.17