|Rank||Country||Life expectancy at birth (years)|
|24||Isle of Man||80.76|
|32||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||80|
|41||Turks and Caicos Islands||79.26|
|42||Wallis and Futuna||79.12|
|44||Bosnia and Herzegovina||78.96|
Definition: This entry contains the average number of years to be lived by a group of people born in the same year, if mortality at each age remains constant in the future. The entry includes total population as well as the male and female components. Life expectancy at birth is also a measure of overall quality of life in a country and summarizes the mortality at all ages. It can also be thought of as indicating the potential return on investment in human capital and is necessary for the calculation of various actuarial measures.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Life expectancy at birth map
The Nation - 7/15/2014 11:39:20 PM
Hitherto, the country’s life expectancy since 1990 has been 46 years. But the 2014 report of World Health Statistics (WHS ... still live longer than men in spite of the rampancy of child birth deaths, among others. But this should not detract from ...
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The Huffington Post - 7/21/2014 6:10:06 PM
A new report from Cornell University, international business school INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization looks, in part, at global "school life expectancy," that is to say, how many years students around the world can expect to spend in ...
Chicago's life expectancy rose between 1990, 2010
Chicago Tribune - 7/10/2014 1:48:08 AM
Life expectancy at birth in the Washington Park community area in 2010, for example, was roughly 14 years lower than in neighboring Hyde Park. "It's unfortunate, but we see it all over the country," Choucair said. "Your ZIP code is a better indicator for ...
The Best and Worst States for a Life Well-Lived
Yahoo Finance - 7/21/2014 6:31:34 PM
The American version of the index quantifies the many socioeconomic differences that exist in the country, from state ... important ingredients for a happy life. Health is specifically defined as life expectancy at birth; education as a combination of ...
10 Countries With the Longest Life Expectancy
The Motley Fool - 1/10/2014 5:18:37 PM
I suspect there are multiple tangible and intangible factors at work here which are helping fuel this trend of improved life expectancy at birth. As The Huffington ... expectancy in nearly all of the world's 223 countries. The 10 countries with the longest ...
U.S. Life Expectancy Ranks 26th In The World, OECD Report Shows
The Huffington Post - 11/21/2013 5:06:20 PM
"In the United States, life expectancy at birth increased by almost nine years between 1960 and 2011, but this is less than the increase of over 15 years in Japan and over 11 years on average in OECD countries," according to the OECD. The report also ...
England's poorest will live nine years less than the richest, according to stark new ONS stats
The Independent - 7/22/2014 3:38:35 PM
The statistics on inequality in life expectancy at birth, drawn from population data for England ... It is unacceptable to see so much variation across the country in healthy life expectancy. We know many local areas are taking positive steps to tackle ...
Global Life Expectancy (Infographic)
Live Science - 8/1/2012 7:36:51 PM
A recent study by the United Nations shows that the United States still trails many of the world's countries when it comes to life expectancy. Life expectancy at birth refers to the number of years a newborn would be expected to live if current patterns of ...
Life expectancy for Israeli men world’s 4th highest
The Times Of Isreal - 5/17/2014 9:18:44 AM
World Health Statistics 2014 puts the life expectancy at birth of Israel’s men at 80.2 ... and Luxembourg round out the list of leading countries. Israeli women did not crack the top ten, but in 2012, their life expectancy at birth was 84 years, which ...
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Daily Telegraph - 1/9/2014 4:44:01 PM
Those that will live the longest are likely to be born in Monaco, where life expectancy at birth is 90 acording to a new visualisation which plots the life expectancy for each continent. The worst country to ... the places in the world where life ...
Life expectancy in U.S. is slowing compared with other countries
Los Angeles Times - 1/24/2011 11:54:12 PM
For U.S. males, life expectancy at birth increased by 5.5 years from 1980 to 2006. That's good, but it still lags behind the average life-expectancy gains of 21 other countries. For U.S. women, life expectancy at birth increased by about three years from ...
Ten Countries Where People Live Longest
Yahoo Finance - 12/1/2013 11:56:49 PM
While in 1970 life expectancy at birth was 70.9 years, it rose to 78.7 year by 2011. However, most of the developed world is improving faster than this country. And despite the fact that the U.S. spends vastly more per capita on health care than any other ...
10 Countries With the Shortest Life Expectancy
The Motley Fool - 1/11/2014 3:51:32 PM
Yesterday, we examined the envy of the rest of the world: 10 countries with the longest life expectancy. Today, we're going to flip the table and examine the other point of view: 10 countries with the shortest life expectancy. As the World Health ...
Life Expectancy Around The World: How Healthy Is Canada Compared To Other Countries?
The Huffington Post - 12/17/2012 10:43:57 PM
According to a recent report by the Economist Intelligence Unit, an independent company with The Economist Group, the world's best places to be born in 2013 were the countries with some of the highest life expectancy rates at birth, including Australia ...