Future mortality in low mortality countries
Chapter 5 provides an overview of past and expected future trends in life expectancy in populations of today�s low mortality countries. Because these populations previously experienced strong decreases in infant mortality, the future mortality trends will be driven mainly by mortality among the old and oldest-old. The chapter gathers empirical background data and theoretical considerations about past and likely future determinants of mortality, including smoking, obesity, biomedical progress,...[Show more]
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