Life expectancy by county and sex (US) with country comparison (Global), 1989, 1999, 2009

With this interactive map, explore life expectancy in US counties in 1989, 1999, and 2009 compared to the rest of the world. In some counties, lifespans rival some of the nations where people live the longest, while in other counties, life expectancies are lower than nations that spend far less on health care.

Tips for using this tool are provided under the “how to explore” tab below.

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