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Table 3 Differences between lowest and highest deprived LLTI deciles for QOF prevalence rates for

From: Practice postcode versus patient population: a comparison of data sources in England and Scotland

  England: Prevalence rates based on practice postcode Scotland: Prevalence rates based on practice postcode Scotland: Prevalence rates based on practice population
  Lowest LLTI decile Highest LLTI decile Difference Lowest LLTI decile Highest LLTI decile Difference Lowest LLTI decile Highest LLTI decile Difference
CHD 3.2 3.8 0.6 [<0.001] 4.0 4.9 0.9 [<0.001] 3.5 5.1 1.6 [<0.001]
Diabetes 2.8 4.0 1.2 [<0.001] 3.1 3.4 0.3 [<0.001] 2.6 3.7 1.1 [<0.001]
Stroke 1.5 1.6 0.0 [0.84] 1.7 2.0 0.3 [0.01] 1.7 2.0 0.3 [0.01]
Hypertension 11.4 11.2 -0.2 [0.36] 11.1 11.9 0.8 [0.09] 10.9 12.1 1.2 [0.04]
COPD 1.2 1.4 0.1 [0.04] 1.3 2.4 1.1 [<0.001] 0.9 3.1 2.2 [<0.001]
Asthma 5.7 5.7 -0.1 [0.91] 5.2 5.4 0.2 [0.12] 5.1 5.5 0.4 [0.03]
Cancer 0.7 0.6 -0.1 [<0.001] 0.7 0.6 -0.1 [0.35] 0.7 0.6 -0.1 [0.04]
MH 0.7 0.7 0.1 [<0.001] 0.5 0.6 0.1 [0.19] 0.5 0.7 0.2 [<0.001]
Thyroid 2.3 2.1 -0.2 [<0.001] 2.8 2.6 -0.2 [<0.001] 2.8 2.4 -0.4 [<0.001]
Epilepsy 0.7 0.6 0.0 [0.91] 0.6 0.8 0.2 [<0.001] 0.5 0.9 0.4 [<0.001]
  1. practice and population assigned data