Monday, 4 December 2017

Trends in Indigenous mortality and life expectancy 2001-2015 [AIHW]

This report examines Indigenous mortality and life expectancy during the period 2001 to 2015, based on evidence from the Enhanced Mortality Database.

* The study observed increases in life expectancy during the study period for both Indigenous males and females across most jurisdictions.
* Life expectancy however increased faster among non-Indigenous than among Indigenous males and females.
* As a result, there was little change in the life expectancy gap.

Download report: Trends in Indigenous mortality and life expectancy 2001-2015.

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