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Table 3 Age specific contributions to changes between 1987 and 2011 in life expectancy in the highest and lowest quartile of equivalent disposable income

From: Widening social inequality in life expectancy in Denmark. A register-based study on social composition and mortality trends for the Danish population

  Age group
Income quartile 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ Total
Men         
High income 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.4 2.1 2.0 7.4
Low income 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.0 −0.2 0.6 1.6 3.2
Difference between high and low income −0.3 −0.1 0.2 0.8 1.6 1.6 0.4 4.2
Women         
High income 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.5 1.1 1.3 1.1 4.6
Low income 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.4 2.7 4.1
Difference between high and low income −0.2 −0.1 0.1 0.3 1.0 0.9 −1.6 0.5
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