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Canada Life expectancy at birth Stats

Definitions

  • Female: The average number of years to be lived by a females in this nation 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. 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.
  • Female > Years: Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.
  • Male: The average number of years to be lived by amen in this nation 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.
  • Male > Years: Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.
  • Total > Years: Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.
  • Total population: 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. 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.
  • Years > Females: Life expectancy at birth (years) 2003 - Females
  • Years > Males: Life expectancy at birth (years) 2003 - Males
  • Years > Total population: Life expectancy at birth (years) 2003 - Total population
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Female 84.1 years 2011 13th out of 216
Female > Years 82.68 years 2005 10th out of 182
Male 78.81 years 2011 12th out of 216
Male > Years 77.8 years 2005 9th out of 182
Total > Years 80.18 years 2005 11th out of 182
Total population 81.38 years 2011 12th out of 216
Years > Females 82 2003 21st out of 186
Years > Males 78 2003 12th out of 186
Years > Total population 80 2003 14th out of 186

Citation

"Canada Life expectancy at birth Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Canada/Health/Life-expectancy-at-birth

Canada Health > Life expectancy at birth Profiles (Subcategories)

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