“life-expectancy” Charts

Dying to Know: What Are the Top Causes of Death in America »

In the U.S., average life expectancy rates are the highest they've ever been, at roughly 79 years. We're living longer,…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 463
Score: 5

#HeforShe: Afghanistan's Low Life Expectancy for Women »

This impoverished nation exhibits extremely low life expectancy for women. After three decades of war, a broken healthcare system, religious…

Kathleen Reynolds
by: Kathleen Reynolds
views: 103
Score: 4

Top Five Causes of Death By Age Group: 2011 »

In 2011, for individuals aged 1-24 and 25-44 years old, accidents were the leading cause of death. This percent gradually…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 249
Score: 2

Men Across the World Committing Suicide in Much Higher Rates »

Around the globe, males commit suicide in rates three and four that of females. In Asia and Pacific-island countries the…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 141
Score: 2

Suicide Rate Increase Surges 500% with the Recession »

Almost all of the increase in suicides since 1999 has been driven by the aging baby boomer generation, whose sensitivity…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 198
Score: 2

A Situation Where Whites Are Disproportionately Dying »

Historically, suicide rates have steadily declined, though in recent years, this trend has reversed. White males constitute the vast majority…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 671
Score: 2

Suicide Rates Vary Significantly by State, Region »

Suicide rates among the states expresses an unsettling correlation between where you live and the likelihood of suicide. Mountain states…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 366
Score: 2

A National Mid-Life Crisis: Middle-Age Suicides Skyrocket »

Suicides, usually considered a problem of teenagers and the elderly, have sharply risen among middled-aged Americans in recent years, nearly…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 465
Score: 2

Life Expectancy by Age »

This chart displays the life expectancy by current age of male and female Americans in 2010. If you are lucky…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 237
Score: 2

Top Ten Countries: Life Expectancy »

These countries represent the ten countries with the highest life expectancies.

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 174
Score: 1

Life Expectancy »

Life expectancy is on an upward trend. This includes both developed and developing countries.

HumanProgress.org
by: HumanProgress.org
views: 94
Score: 1

Organisms with Short Lives »

Remember there are roughly 52 weeks in a year. Further, a common denominator among these animals is their size. They…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 42

Politicans Have A Shorter Lifespan, Though Not By Much »

Members of Congress have an ever so slightly shorter lifespan than your average American - but it certainly doesn't feel…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 35

82 is the Magic Number »

When it comes to life expectancy, the magic number seems to be 82. Switzerland, Japan, Italy, Spain and Iceland all…

September Oliveros
by: September Oliveros
views: 19

Working Life Expectancy in Europe »

While unemployment rate as well as other standard indicators of economic activity focus on specific stages of person's life cycle,…

Knoema
by: Knoema
views: 10

Breakdown of Regional Happiness »

In each region, happiness is mostly explained by GDP per capita, social support and healthy life expectancy. Other factors like…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 165

U.S. Life Expectancy Consistently Below OECD Average »

The average life expectancy in the U.S. has consistently fallen under the average life expectancy of the Organisation for Economic…

Jessica Garber
by: Jessica Garber
views: 56

Women More Likely To Die From Alzheimer's Disease »

In 2010, women experienced a higher incidence of deaths relating to Alzheimer's disease. Women were a 30 percent more likely…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 122

Percent Change In Death Rates By Causes Of Death »

From 2000 to 2010, the death rate for Alzheimer's disease increased. However, the death rates for diabetes mellitus, cancer, heart…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 181

Infant Mortality Rates By State: 2010 »

In 2010, infant mortality rates were highest in the South and Midwest regions. 13 states and the District of Columbia…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 141

Infant Mortality Rate Trends By State: 2005-2010 »

From 2005 to 2010, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina and the District of Columbia experienced a decline of 20%…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 138

Top Five Causes of Infant Death: 2005-2011 »

In 2011, these top five causes accounted for 56% of all infant deaths in the United States. The leading cause…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 135

Infant Mortality Rate Trends By Race »

Infant mortality rates for non-Hispanic black women are usually two times greater than the rates for non-Hispanic white women. From…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 131

Neonatal And Postneonatal Mortality Rates Decline: 2005-11 »

From 2005 to 2011, neonatal and postneonatal mortality rates declined in the United States. This means that death during the…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 480

Percent Change In Death Rates By Age: 1935-2010 »

From 1935 to 2010, the most significant decreases in death rates occurred among the younger age groups. The greatest decrease…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 90

The Death Rate Is Decreasing »

Even though the number of deaths has increased from 1935 to 2010, the age-adjusted death rate decreased during this time.

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 90

Top Causes of Death »

Since 1935, heart disease and cancer have remained the first and second leading causes of death, respectively in America. Stroke…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 161

US Death Rate Trends By Sex »

Since 1935, US males tend to have higher death rates than females. This gap peaked during the years 1975-1981, when…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 65

2011: Death Rates By State »

In 2011, death rates were higher in the South Eastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. Midwest and South…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 53

US Life Expectancy Trends by Race, Ethnicity and Gender »

The non-Hispanic black male population experienced the most significant increase in life expectancy during the years 2006-2010. All populations experienced…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 295

Where You Live = If You Live; World's Most Polluted Cities »

In many of the most densely populated cities, air quality is so low that citizens actually suffer health disorders, and…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 99

Drunk Driving Fatal Crashes, by Age Group »

In 2008, 11,773 fatalities (23% of all traffic fatalities) were the result of alcohol-impaired driving, a 6% decrease since 1998.…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 143

Probability of Dying by Age »

This chart displays the probability of dying by age for Americans in 2010. The probability of dying is slightly higher…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 271