Table 3—

RRs and 95% CIs from proportional hazards model for the association between alcohol intake and all-cause mortality during 32 years

CovariatesVariables
Beer
Wine
Hard liquor
Alcohol (100 g/month)
RR95% CIRR95% CIRR95% CIRR95% CI
Age0.96*0.92–1.000.95*0.91–0.991.030.97–1.080.990.94–1.04
Stepwise model: independent risk factors for all-cause mortality
P valueMaximum likelihood estimateSE of parameter estimate
Age<0.00010.110.01
WHR0.022.691.14
Smoking<0.00010.780.12
Systolic blood pressure0.00030.0090.002
Triglycerides0.0010.0040.001
Physical inactivity0.030.240.11
  • Independent risk factors for all-cause mortality according to the stepwise model.

  • *

    * P <0.05;

  • P <0.01.