Table 2

Life expectancy at age 0 by equivalent disposable income quartiles, 1987 and 2011
Men Women
Life expectancy Life expectancy
Income quartile 1987 (years) 2011 (years) Difference (years) 1987 (years) 2011 (years) Difference (years)
 High income 74.6 82.0 7.4 80.1 84.7 4.6
 High mean income 73.3 79.6 6.3 79.2 82.2 3.0
 Low mean income 72.2 77.1 4.9 78.6 80.9 2.3
 Low income 69.1 72.2 3.2 74.8 78.9 4.1
 Difference between high and low income 5.5 9.8 4.2 5.3 5.8 0.5

Brønnum-Hansen and Baadsgaard

Brønnum-Hansen and Baadsgaard BMC Public Health 2012 12:994   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-994

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