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Life Expectancy in Years
by Race & Sex

Los Angeles County, 2000-2013

Aging

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Overall life expectancy in Los Angeles County in 2013 was 84.5 for females and 79.3 for males.


Note: The future cannot be predicted, and anticipated medical advances or environmental improvements may affect how likely an infant born today is to survive into old age. Life expectancy estimates are calculated based on the assumption that future mortality rates at each age will remain exactly as they are today.

Year Asian/Pacific Islander Black Latino White
Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male
2013 88.9 85.1 79.1 72.3 86.1 80.4 83.6 78.9
2012 88.4 83.9 79.5 72.5 86.4 81.9 83.2 79.1
2011 88.0 83.3 78.8 72.3 85.5 80.8 83.1 79.1
2010 87.6 83.6 78.9 72.0 85.6 80.3 83.1 78.5
2009 87.3 83.2 78.3 70.9 84.7 79.8 83.2 78.3
2008 87.9 81.7 77.6 71.0 84.9 79.5 82.9 78.0
2007 86.8 81.7 77.1 69.9 84.7 78.8 82.3 77.5
2006 86.6 82.0 76.8 68.9 84.0 78.5 82.0 77.3
2005 86.1 82.0 76.7 68.2 83.9 77.8 81.8 77.2
2004 86.3 81.9 76.1 68.5 84.2 78.3 81.4 76.7
2003 85.9 82.3 76.5 67.8 84.6 77.8 81.0 76.0
2002 85.7 81.6 75.8 67.8 83.5 77.9 81.0 76.2
2001 86.6 80.7 75.7 67.8 83.6 77.9 80.8 75.9
2000 85.7 81.3 76.0 68.2 83.9 77.6 80.6 75.7

Source: Los Angeles County Department of Public Health