Extended Data Figure 1: Life expectancy over time since 1900 (or the earliest year for which data was available) in 40 countries and territories. | Nature

Extended Data Figure 1: Life expectancy over time since 1900 (or the earliest year for which data was available) in 40 countries and territories.

From: Evidence for a limit to human lifespan

Extended Data Figure 1

There is a generally positive trend over time; life expectancy in Japan appears to be reaching a plateau, but the increase looks unabated in many of the other countries. The data represent the entire population for each region, except Scotland, where it represents only the civilian population. The colour scheme is as in Fig. 1a.

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