News and resources on current life expectancy - lets see how it changes over timeCongratulations - 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.
ResourcesLife Expectancy graphs and maps - Our World in Data
Life expectancy: 120,000 numbers in just four minutes - BBC News
Fascinating data visualisation of life expectancy for 200 countries over 200 years.
Human Mortality Database - various institutions
Contains original calculations of death rates and life tables for national populations as well as the input data used in constructing those tables.
Life Expectancy Blog Posts
Under 44? Get ready to live forever!
The Rich Have More of EverythingForbes - 08-May-2019
Low income workers still die sooner—a lot sooner—than high income peopleRead more...
DNA analysis could put an end to the oldest person debateThe Connexion - 03-May-2019
Identifying consanguinity could be the key to solve this mysteryRead more...
Billionaires accumulating more wealth and youthfulnessTelegraph - 07-Mar-2019
Automation and longevity therapies may amplify social disparitiesRead more...