Problem

Unequal mortality of the elderly among countries

Incidence:
The life expectancy of men aged 65 is over 16 years in Japan; 15 to 16 years in Cuba, Greece, Switzerland and Canada; 14 to 15 years in France, Spain, Sweden, USA, Argentina, Australia, Sri Lanka, the Netherlands, Portugal, and Austria; 13 to 14 years in Denmark, West Germany, Italy, Finland, Uruguay, Belgium, England and Wales; 12 to 13 years in Eire, Northern Ireland, Scotland, East Germany and Poland.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s):
Society Elderly
Sociology Demography
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Date of last update
02.12.1999 – 00:00 CET