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India

India Life expectancy Stats

Definitions

  • 95 percent range: 95% range.
  • 95% range: 95% range.
  • Female: 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.
  • Inequality adjusted index: Inequality-adjusted Human Development Index.
  • Male: 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.
  • Men: Life expectancy for men.
  • Women: Life expectancy for women.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
95 percent range (65.50-69.90) 2010
95% range (65.50-69.90) 2010
Date of information 2006 est. 2006
Female 65.24 2008 134th out of 182
Inequality adjusted index 0.525 2012 129th out of 176
Male 62.26 2008 131st out of 182
Men 64 years 2013 91st out of 99
Women 68 years 2013 92nd out of 99

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