Table 1

‚ÄÉCentenarian rates for cohorts at birth (CR[0]) and for cohorts at age 60 (CR[60]), by gender. Switzerland, centenarians at census 1960, 1970, 1980, 1990, and 2000

CR[0]CR[60]Ratio CR[60]/CR[0]
MenWomenMenWomenMenWomen
The centenarian rate is the number of survivors aged 100 at a given date divided by the size of the corresponding cohort at a given age, for example, at birth one century before (CR[0]) or at age 60 years, 40 years before (CR[60]).
19600.82.22.24.82.82.2
19702.26.55.713.72.62.1
19805.616.313.532.12.42.0
19906.238.213.062.62.11.6
200011.666.821.699.31.91.5