Survival to age 65, male (% of cohort)
Definition: Survival to age 65 refers to the percentage of a cohort of newborn infants that would survive to age 65, if subject to current age specific mortality rates.
Description: The map below shows how Survival to age 65, male (% of cohort) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Iceland, with a value of 90.14. The country with the lowest value in the world is Lesotho, with a value of 25.40.
Source: United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects. New York, United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (advanced Excel tables). Available at http://esa.un.org/wpp/unpp/panel_population.htm.