Table 1

Descriptive data on cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality and daily mean temperature (°C) in 15 Chinese cities during 2007–2013

CityPopulation (million)Daily CVD deathsStudy periodDaily mean temperature percentiles
Min1st25th50th75th99thMaxMean
Harbin10.6822007–2013−28.0−24.0−8.77.619.727.430.65.3
Changchun7.7302007–2013−27.6−22.0−6.98.419.726.630.46.2
Shenyang8.1562007–2013−24.0−19.4−3.39.920.727.029.08.0
Beijing19.61002007–2013−12.5−7.62.514.924.030.434.513.2
Tianjin12.9952007–2013−14.1−7.92.114.423.730.032.412.9
Shijiazhuang10.2362007–2013−8.4−5.74.115.724.331.534.314.3
Jinan6.8592011–2013−9.4−6.44.216.324.031.333.014.4
Zhengzhou8.6372011–2013−4.4−3.05.917.425.132.534.215.6
Shanghai23.0532007–2013−3.40.29.418.325.033.335.717.4
Nanjing8.0422007–2013−4.5−1.78.117.824.832.534.616.5
Chengdu14.0552007–2013−0.51.99.717.323.028.229.316.4
Chongqing28.81802011–20133.04.711.719.125.634.636.719.0
Changsha6.1482007–2013−3.0−0.210.219.126.533.835.818.4
Kunming6.4322007–2013−0.94.512.216.920.023.324.616.0
Guangzhou12.7452011–20135.16.916.623.027.030.230.821.6