Life Expectancy at Birth, Total for the United States: 78.539 Number of Years as of 01-01-2017

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. Derived from male and female life expectancy at birth from sources such as: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Program, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Source Indicator: SP.DYN.LE00.IN

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Last Value 78.539 Number of Years
Latest Period 2017-01-01
Last Updated 2019-05-03 13:05:01-05
Frequency A
Average Growth Rate 0.21
Long Term Average 74.67
Value from 1 Year Ago 78.539
Change from 1 Year Ago 0
Unit Number of Years
Adjustment Number of Years

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