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Table 2 Overall and stratum-specific rate ratios (post-FSC law vs. pre-law) associated with residential fire deaths, 2000–2010

From: Association between fire-safe cigarette legislation and residential fire deaths in the United States

  RR 95% CI p-value
Overall models    
 Unadjusted model    
  Fire-safe cigarette implementation 0.69 0.67, 0.72 <0.0001
 Adjusted model*    
  Fire-safe cigarette implementation 0.81 0.79, 0.84 <0.0001
Stratum-specific models    
 Sex    
  Male 0.67 0.65, 0.70 <0.0001
  Female 0.72 0.67, 0.76 <0.0001
 Age    
  0–14 years 0.52 0.48, 0.57 <0.0001
  15–64 years 0.69 0.66, 0.73 <0.0001
  65+ years 0.77 0.73, 0.81 <0.0001
 Ethnicity    
  Non-Hispanic 0.72 0.70, 0.75 <0.0001
  Hispanic 0.71 0.64, 0.80 <0.0001
 Race    
  White 0.75 0.73, 0.78 <0.0001
  Black 0.59 0.55, 0.63 <0.0001
  Other 0.62 0.52, 0.74 <0.0001
  1. *Adjusted for age, sex, ethnicity, race, and state of death.
  2. Abbreviations: CI = confidence interval, RR = rate ratio.