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Health > Life expectancy > Healthy years: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Estimated number of years of life while healthy, as defined by the OECD. Estimates for 2001. See source for details.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Japan 73.6 years 2001
2 Switzerland 72.8 years 2001
3 Sweden 71.8 years 2001
4 Australia 71.6 years 2001
5 France 71.3 years 2001
6 Iceland 71.1 years 2001
=7 Austria 71 years 2001
=7 Italy 71 years 2001
9 Spain 70.9 years 2001
10 Norway 70.8 years 2001
11 Luxembourg 70.6 years 2001
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 70.46 years 2001
12 Greece 70.4 years 2001
13 New Zealand 70.3 years 2001
14 Germany 70.2 years 2001
=15 Finland 70.1 years 2001
=15 Denmark 70.1 years 2001
=17 Canada 69.9 years 2001
=17 Netherlands 69.9 years 2001
High income OECD countries average (profile) 69.81 years 2001
19 Belgium 69.7 years 2001
20 United Kingdom 69.6 years 2001
21 Ireland 69 years 2001
22 United States 67.6 years 2001
23 Portugal 66.8 years 2001
24 Czech Republic 66.6 years 2001
25 Poland 64.3 years 2001
26 Slovakia 64.1 years 2001
27 Mexico 63.8 years 2001
28 Hungary 61.8 years 2001
29 Turkey 59.8 years 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Life expectancy > Healthy years. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Life-expectancy/Healthy-years

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