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Table 2 Life expectancy at 65 years (LE65) and health expectancy at 65 years (HE65) among municipalities in Japan.

From: Municipal health expectancy in Japan: decreased healthy longevity of older people in socioeconomically disadvantaged areas

Sex Population size a LE65 HE65
   Mean ± S.D. (range) Mean ± S.D. (range)
Men Total 17.56 ± 0.58 (14.9 – 20.3) 15.53 ± 0.52 (13.13 – 17.39)
  Small 17.61 ± 0.59 (15.0 – 19.8) 15.56 ± 0.53 (13.63 – 17.39)
  Medium 17.46 ± 0.58 (15.8 – 20.3) 15.53 ± 0.51 (13.48 – 17.08)
  Large 17.58 ± 0.57 (14.9 – 19.5) 15.42 ± 0.49 (13.13 – 16.84)
Women Total 22.54 ± 0.68 (20.1 – 27.2) 18.01 ± 0.77 (14.84 – 20.53)
  Small 22.64 ± 0.66 (20.1 – 26.3) 18.03 ± 0.78 (14.83 – 20.53)
  Medium 22.48 ± 0.72 (20.2 – 27.3) 18.09 ± 0.77 (15.45 – 20.11)
  Large 22.40 ± 0.57 (20.6 – 24.5) 17.62 ± 0.62 (14.84 – 18.94)
  1. a Population size: total = total municipalities (N = 3361); small = less than 10,000 (N = 1554), medium = 10,000 to 100,000 (N = 1469), large = more than 100,000 (N = 338)