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Table 3 Life expectancy and healthy life expectancy for Bangladeshi males by age in 1996 and 2002

From: Healthy life expectancy and the correlates of self-rated health in Bangladesh in 1996 and 2002

Age Life expectancy (years) Expected number of years in: Proportion in:
Good health Average health Poor health Good health Average health Poor health
Years 95% CI Years 95% CI Years 95% CI Percent Percent Percent
Year 2002
15 56.30 31.57‡ 28.51-34.64 21.05† 17.52-24.57 3.66 ns 0.00-7.99 56.08 37.39 6.49
25 46.70 25.64† 22.77-28.52 17.83 ns 14.60-21.06 3.18 ns 0.00-7.18 54.91 38.18 6.81
35 37.40 19.54† 16.69-22.38 14.98 ns 11.84-18.11 2.84 ns 0.00-6.74 52.24 40.04 7.60
45 28.40 14.34 ns 11.53-17.15 11.56 ns 8.48-14.63 2.50 ns 0.00-6.32 50.49 40.69 8.80
Year 1996
15 56.30 25.32 22.18-28.46 25.79 22.78-28.79 5.20 1.28-9.11 44.98 45.81 9.23
25 47.10 20.86 17.98-23.74 21.44 18.71-24.16 4.81 1.29-8.33 44.29 45.51 10.22
35 37.70 15.48 12.68-18.29 17.78 15.19-20.37 4.48 1.13-7.84 41.06 47.16 11.89
45 28.90 10.73 7.99-13.48 14.23 11.76-16.70 3.90 0.67-7.12 37.14 49.23 13.48
  1. Notes: CI: confidence interval; Difference from 2002 to 1996: ‡ < 0.05; † <0.10; ns: not statistically significant.