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Table 4 Life expectancy and healthy life expectancy for Bangladeshi females 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 59.70 33.26† 27.45-39.07 22.91 ns 16.18-29.63 3.53 ns 0.00-11.79 55.71 38.37 5.91
25 50.30 26.71 ns 20.91-32.51 20.35 ns 13.69-27.01 3.23 ns 0.00-11.42 53.10 40.45 6.42
35 40.90 20.92 ns 15.09-26.76 16.94 ns 10.25-23.63 2.99 ns 0.00-11.21 51.16 41.42 7.30
45 31.40 16.88 ns 11.09-22.68 12.08 ns 5.39-18.77 2.42 ns 0.00-10.61 53.77 38.48 7.70
Year 1996
15 57.30 25.00 19.83-30.17 25.32 20.15-30.49 7.03 0.82-13.24 43.63 44.19 12.27
25 48.10 20.55 15.41-25.68 20.82 15.69-25.95 6.72 0.59-12.84 42.72 43.29 13.97
35 38.80 16.37 11.23-21.51 16.46 11.32-21.60 5.97 0.00-12.09 42.19 42.41 15.39
45 29.80 12.31 7.14-17.48 12.34 7.17-17.51 5.16 0.00-11.28 41.31 41.41 17.30
  1. Notes: CI: confidence interval; Difference from 2002 to 1996: † <0.10; ns: not statistically significant.