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Table 2 Effect estimate of health outcome and health outcome frequencies

From: Public-health impact of outdoor air pollution for 2nd air pollution management policy in Seoul metropolitan area, Korea

Health Outcome Effect estimate relative risk (95% CI)per 10 μg/m 3 PM 10 Health outcome frequency per million inhabitants per year
Long-term mortality Adult age ≥ 30 1 · 06 (1 · 02–1 · 11)* 5,950
Respiratory hospital admissions (All age) 1 · 013 (1 · 001–1 · 025) 15,630
Cadiovascular hospital admissions (All age) 1 · 013 (1 · 007–1 · 019) 15,430
Lung cancer incidence 1 · 22 (1 · 03-1 · 45) 287
Asthma attack (children < 15 years) 1 · 044 (1 · 027–1 · 062) 19,930
Asthma attack (adults ≥ 15 years) 1 · 039 (1 · 019–1 · 059) 24,570
Chronic-bronchitis (adults 25 years) 1 · 098 (1 · 009–1 · 194) 4,990
Acute bronchitis (age ≤ 18) 1 · 306 (1 · 135–1 · 502) 100,720
  1. *per 10 μg/m3 PM2.5.