Healthy life expectancy (hale) at birth adds up expectation of life for different health states, adjusted for severity distribution making it sensitive to changes over time or differences between countries in the severity distribution of health states.
Life expectancy is a statistical measure of the average time an organism is expected to live, based on the year of its birth, its current age and other demographic factors including gender the most commonly used measure of life expectancy is at birth (leb), which can be defined in two ways. Global life expectancy at birth in 2016 was 720 years (742 years for females and 698 years for males), ranging from 612 years in the who african region to 775 years in the who european region, giving a ratio of 13 between the two regions women live longer than men all around the world.
Comparison of average male and female life expectancy at birth for countries and territories as defined in the 2013 cia factbook, with selected bubbles labelled this is a collection of lists of countries by average life expectancy at birth. Life expectancy at birth, total (years) ( 1 ) united nations population division world population prospects: 2017 revision, or derived from male and female life expectancy at birth from sources such as: ( 2 ) census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, ( 3 ) eurostat: demographic statistics, ( 4 ) united nations statistical division. The visualisation shows the total life expectancy since birth and not the remaining life expectancy the data for life expectancy by age is taken from the human mortality database university of california, berkeley (usa), and max planck institute for demographic research (germany. United states - life expectancy at birth life expectancy at birth, female (years) the value for life expectancy at birth, female (years) in united states was 8120 as of 2015 as the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 8120 in 2015 and a minimum value of 7310 in 1960.
Life expectancy at birth, at 65, and 75 years of age by sex, race and hispanic origin health, united states 2016, table 15 [pdf – 98 mb] life expectancy at birth and at 65 years of age, by sex: organisation for economic co-operation and development (oecd) countries health, united states 2016, table 14 [pdf – 98 mb. Life expectancy at birth, male (years) the value for life expectancy at birth, male (years) in united states was 7640 as of 2015 as the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7640 in 2015 and a minimum value of 6600 in 1968.
Life expectancy at birth reflects the overall mortality level of a population it summarizes the mortality pattern that prevails across all age groups in a given year – children and adolescents, adults and the elderly global life expectancy at birth in 2016 was 720 years (742 years for females. Life expectancy at birth, at 65, and 75 years of age by sex, race and hispanic origin health, united states 2016, table 15 [pdf state life tables [pdf – 1 mb] related links mortality data get email updates to receive email updates about this page, enter your email address.
Life expectancy at birth compares 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 life expectancy at birth is also a measure of overall quality of life in a country and summarizes the mortality at all ages. Learn the life expectancy (measured at birth) of american men and women, differentiated by race for the 2010, the latest data available, the life expectancy for men of all races is 762 years and 811 years for women.