Table 1

Life expectancy at birth in East and West Germany, Sweden and Poland since 1960 (in years)

CountryYear
1960197019801989(88)1-1501990(91)1-1501995–971-151
Males
E Germany66.4568.1668.7070.1669.2372.41
W Germany66.4167.2869.9172.5872.7274.49
Poland65.9866.4766.1167.1366.1468.14
Sweden71.0372.0472.5974.6074.775.96
Females
E Germany71.4273.3674.6476.4076.3179.65
W Germany71.8473.6376.7179.0979.1280.61
Poland70.5073.0574.6075.6875.3676.59
Sweden74.6777.0078.6580.3780.1981.23
  • 1-150 Poland: 1988 and 1991.

  • 1-151 Sweden: 1995, Poland: 1996, East and West Germany: 1997.