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Table 5 Risk estimates for daily mortality

From: Impact of two recent extreme heat episodes on morbidity and mortality in Adelaide, South Australia: a case-series analysis

Age groups
Total mortality All ages 0-4 5-14 15-64 65-74 75+
Previous heatwaves
  0.98 0.94-1.22 1.15 0.81-1.63 1.18 0.62-2.28 0.98 0.90-1.07 0.99 0.91-1.09 0.97 0.92-1.01
Heatwave in 2008
  1.05 0.94-1.22 3.23 1.30-7.99 3.77 0.39-36.27 1.01 0.57-2.29 1.03 0.76-1.38 1.04 0.91-1.19
Heatwave in 2009
  1.10 0.99-1.22 1.53 0.54-5.31 4.33 0.45-41.66 1.37 1.09-1.71 1.15 0.86-1.52 1.00 0.88-1.15
  1. Incidence rate ratios and 95% confidence intervals (CI) of the effects of previous heatwaves, the 2008 and the 2009 heatwaves by age groups.