International longevity comparisons.

  title={International longevity comparisons.},
  journal={Statistical bulletin},
  volume={73 3},
  • Published 1992 in Statistical bulletin
Japan leads the world in life expectancy with an average future lifetime of 78.9 years. Iceland is next, followed by Sweden and Switzerland. The United States ranks 11th at 75.4 years. In the past decade, United States' men generally narrowed the expectation of life gap among other industrialized nations, but for the country's women the experience was… CONTINUE READING