United States Life Tables for 1979-81improvement in economic circumstances and access to health care for non- whites may explain their greater rate ... Social Security payments); employer- provided health care insurance; Medicare; improved employment environ- ...
Description: In this paper the authors discuss the official decennial Unites States Life Tables for 1979-81, presenting age-specific mortality rates and expectations of life. Mortality trends are examined going back to the first decennial tables published at the beginning of the century, and brief comparisons with mortality in other industrialized countries are made. The paper includes written discussion. From the 1985 Transactions Vol. 37.Hide
- Authors: Francisco Bayo, Robert Brown, Robert J Johansen, Robert J Myers
- Date: Oct 1985
- Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
- Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
- Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Global Perspectives