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Health > Life expectancy at birth Stats: compare key data on Canada & Germany

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 Canada Germany HISTORY
Female 84.1 years
Ranked 13th. 2% more than Germany
82.44 years
Ranked 35th.

Female > Years 82.68 years
Ranked 10th. 1% more than Germany
81.8 years
Ranked 19th.

Male 78.81 years
Ranked 12th. 1% more than Germany
77.82 years
Ranked 25th.

Male > Years 77.8 years
Ranked 9th. 2% more than Germany
76.2 years
Ranked 27th.

Total > Years 80.18 years
Ranked 11th. 2% more than Germany
78.93 years
Ranked 27th.

Total population 81.38 years
Ranked 12th. 2% more than Germany
80.07 years
Ranked 26th.

Years > Females 82
Ranked 21st. The same as Germany
82
Ranked 12th.
Years > Males 78
Ranked 12th. 3% more than Germany
76
Ranked 15th.
Years > Total population 80
Ranked 14th. 1% more than Germany
79
Ranked 15th.

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