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Global Burden of Disease Study 2016 (GBD 2016) All-cause Under-5 Mortality, Adult Mortality, and Life Expectancy 1970-2016

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General Info
Provider 
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Geography 
Coverage type 
Global
Time period covered 
01/1970 - 12/2016
Data type
Summary 

The Global Burden of Disease Study 2016 (GBD 2016), coordinated by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), estimated the burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors for 195 countries and territories and at the subnational level for a subset of countries.

Estimates of life expectancy and all-cause mortality, including under-5 mortality, are available from the GBD Results Tool. Estimates are available by age, sex, and location for 1990-2016. Select tables published in The Lancet in September 2017 in "Global, regional, and national under-5 mortality, adult mortality, age-specific mortality, and life expectancy, 1970-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016” are also available for download via the “Files” tab above.

For additional GBD results and resources, visit the GBD 2016 Data Resources page.

Citation
Publication year 
2017
Suggested citation 
Global Burden of Disease Collaborative Network. Global Burden of Disease Study 2016 (GBD 2016) All-cause Under-5 Mortality, Adult Mortality, and Life Expectancy 1970-2016. Seattle, United States: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), 2017.