Life expectancy at birth

Gapminder Documentation 004 – version 8

NOTE: we presently use a temporary update in Gapminder World, based on a combination of the version 8 data and new data from IHME. Hence, the data in Gapminder world will differ from the data in version 8 for some countries after 1980. We will update the documentation after next reviosion.

» What is new in version 7 (pdf)

» Excel with data, sources and other metadata
» Download documentation (pdf)
» Guesstimating life Expectancy for disasters (pdf)

» Go to the google-spreadsheet that contains a copy of the data
» Go to the google-spreadsheet that contains a copy of the data, including projections
» Download reference files for each country from Prof. James C Riley’s bibliography for Average life expectancy at birth (zip-archive)

Visualise

» Visualise indicator (Gapminder World)
» Visualise indicator (Line qraph with colors illustrating the data quality).

Previous versions

» Excel with data, sources and other metadata – version 6
» Excel with data, sources and other metadata – version 5