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Table 1 Average pace of changes in the remaining life expectancy at age 65 among the general population and among individuals with a history of disease, 1998–2017

From: Trends in life expectancy: did the gap between the healthy and the ill widen or close?

 Pace of RLE change (years/decade)
WomenMen
General population0.761.48
Myocardial infarction2.482.86
Ischemic stroke1.532.38
Hemorrhagic stroke1.211.58
Hip fracture− 0.290.67
Colon cancera1.671.89
Lung cancera0.750.54
Breast cancera2.13
  1. RLE remaining life expectancy at age 65
  2. aCalculated for the 1998–2016 period