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Life Expectancy

News and resources on current life expectancy - lets see how it changes over time

Congratulations - you've survived another year... unfortunately your risk of dying goes up another 9% next year, and every year after that - that's why at the moment you can't beat the exponential risk of death.

Resources

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Institute

Data to understand the big global problems and research that helps to make progress against them

Research

Calculator to predict death within five years

Institute

Non-profit society created for people who want to live a longer and healthier life

Institute

Scientific society which support research for understanding of ageing process

Event

Online event about the impact of professional sport on longevity organized by International Longevity Centre UK.

Event

Online event about healthy ageing and the opportunities of longevity organized by University of Oxford. (FREE)

Book

Secrets of the Healthiest, Sharpest Centenarians, a book by Nir Barzilai.

Information

Fascinating data visualisation of life expectancy for 200 countries over 200 years

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Recent News

Kane Tanaka, world's oldest person from Japan celebrates her 119th birthday

Metro - 03-Jan-2022

This supercentenarian is already aiming to live to 120 years

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Covid-19 impact lead to reduction in life expectancy and mental wellbeing

Independent - 11-Nov-2021

Cases of anxiety and depression are now doubled when compared to pre-pandemic

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A tiny Greek island with exceptionally long-lived people

NEO.LIFE - 04-Nov-2021

Besides geology, scientists believe multifactorial hormesis contributed to longevity benefits

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Longevity gap differs greatly between the rich and poor areas of England

BBC - 13-Oct-2021

Report finds alarming fall in life expectancy even before COVID pandemic - calls for better policies

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Covid-19 hit hardest in men, cutting their life expectancy by over an year

BBC - 23-Sep-2021

Life expectancy will recover in the future, but with a 'slower growth'

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