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!
16 year healthspan gap between areas in BritainGuardian - 15-Sep-2019
Healthy life expectancy (HALE) in Blaenau Gwent, south Wales, same as ZambiaRead more...
Generation X notorious for drug poisoning and suicideBBC - 13-Aug-2019
Stigma may be a reason for their reluctance to seek helpRead more...
The Rich Have More of EverythingForbes - 08-May-2019
Low income workers still die sooner—a lot sooner—than high income peopleRead more...