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Table 1 Age distribution of women and men with ADR-associated hospital admissions between the 1st of January 2005 up to the 31st of December 2017

From: Sex differences associated with adverse drug reactions resulting in hospital admissions

  Women (18,469) Men (14,678)
Mean age, years (SD)   72.1 (15.5) 71.3 (13.1)
Age categories, years, n (%) 16–55 2666 (14.4) 1650 (11.2)
  56–65 2460 (13.3) 2459 (16.8)
  66–75 3886 (21.0) 4183 (28.5)
  76–85 6070 (32.9) 4823 (32.9)
  > 85 3387 (18.3) 1563 (10.6)