Between 2011-13 and 2012-14 male life expectancy
in England rose from 79.41 to 79.55.
The most rapid increases in male life expectancy
at birth over the last two decades were in London (7.0 years), the North East (6.0 years) and the North West (5.8 years), while the East (5.4 years) and South West (5.3 years) experienced the slowest increase.
While female life expectancy in NI is now the same as in Wales, male life expectancy
in NI remains 0.4 years lower, mainly due to higher mortality from suicide, pregnancy/infant conditions and selected forms of cancer (lymphatic, lung and prostate).In 2010-12, life expectancy in NI was 1.2 years higher for males and 1.4 years higher for females than in Scotland.
Deaths before 50 account for about two-thirds of the difference in male life expectancy
between the United States and other developed countries and about one-third of the difference in female life expectancy, the report found.
Male life expectancy
has increased to 77.6 years, narrowing the gap with female life expectancy at 81.8 years.
So could this be suggesting that, as we saw in the paper presented tonight that education has a strong relation with life expectancy, male life expectancy
is going to get increasingly closer to that of females?
The Assembly Government statistics show men in Ceredigion can expect to live to an average age of 80.4 - while their counterparts in Merthyr Tydfil have an average lifespan of just 74.6, nearly three years below the average male life expectancy
Typically, the wife inherits these problems because female life expectancy is higher than male life expectancy
. But, one cannot predict who will die first, so a first-to-die policy makes sense.
(1) In the country with the Longest male Life expectancy
, men Live--years Longer than men in the country with the shortest Life expectancy.
Spearhead status describes the 30% of PCTs that map on to the local authority areas in the bottom fifth nationally for three or more of the following factors: male life expectancy
at birth, female life expectancy at birth, cancer mortality in the under 75s, and cardiovascular disease mortality in the under 75s.
Male life expectancy
has fallen to just 60, and an estimated 30,000 people die from alcohol poisoning each year.
We considered other life expectancy terms, including the male-weighted, male life expectancy
at age 65, and the male-weighted, female life expectancy, among others, but we did not include them for several reasons.