Table 6

Estimates of the potential years of life lost because of smoking in Korea, by all causes approach, 35–64 years old

Ex-smokersCurrent smokers
Age (years)MaleFemale*MaleFemale*
*The estimation for female smokers was done by combining the death cases of female ex- and current smokers because of too few cases among female ex-smokers.
35–3998.5835.6−1372.1
40–44495.039279.2−23589.2
45–496052.330177.7−1612.2
50–5410224.645296.0−4074.5
55–5922740.541950.221865.1
60–6421859.2106627.528877.3
Total61470.1
 61470.1264166.2
 284260.720094.5