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Global Burden of Disease Study 2019 (GBD 2019) Life Tables 1950-2019

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General Info
Provider 
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Geography 
Coverage type 
Global
Time period covered 
01/1950 - 12/2019
Data type
Summary 

The Global Burden of Disease Study 2019 (GBD 2019), coordinated by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), estimated the burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors for 204 countries and territories and selected subnational locations.

This dataset contains life tables with estimates for life expectancy and probability of death by location, single calendar year, age group, and sex for 1950-2019. The life tables contain both estimates produced including deaths from natural disasters, wars, etc., as well as estimates produced without these types of deaths. Locations covered include both GBD locations and special regions such as World Bank Income Levels. Data used to produce these tables came from vital registration (VR) systems, sample registration systems, household surveys, censuses, disease surveillance, and demographic surveillance systems (DSS).

For additional GBD results and resources, visit the GBD 2019 Data Resources page.

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Citation
Publication year 
2020
Suggested citation 
Global Burden of Disease Collaborative Network. Global Burden of Disease Study 2019 (GBD 2019) Life Tables 1950-2019. Seattle, United States of America: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), 2020.
DOI 
https://doi.org/10.6069/1PF5-1M37