Simulated population for Life Years Lost estimation.
A dataset containing age and cause of death, as well as age at disease diagnosis (or start of a condition) for 100,000 simulated persons.
A data frame with 100000 rows and 6 variables:
unique identifier of each person
age at start of follow-up (0 for all individuals)
age at end of follow-up (death or censoring)
logical variable (
TRUE= death /
factor variable with 3 levels:
"Alive"(for those censored) and
"Unnatural"(for those dying of natural and unnatural causes of death, respectively)
age at developing a specific disease or condition for those 32,391 individuals that develop the disease (missing for the remaining 67,609)