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Cook Islands

Cook Islands 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
Female 77.62 years 2011 91st out of 216
Male 71.91 years 2011 98th out of 216
Total population 74.7 years 2011 90th out of 216
Years > Females 74 2003 74th out of 186
Years > Males 68 2003 78th out of 186
Years > Total population 71 2003 76th out of 186

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; World Health Organization

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Cook Islands Health > Life expectancy at birth Profiles (Subcategories)

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