Which state's people have the highest average life expectancy?

And which the lowest? Has life expectancy changed over the years?
In: World.Places Asked by: Meagan Apr 08, 2008 - 79 Months Ago.  Viewed 2093 times



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Highest life expectancies:
1) Hawaii (79.8)
2) Minnesota (79.1)
3) North Dakota (78.7)
4) Iowa (78.5)
5) New Hampshire (78.5)

Lowest life expectancies:
50) District of Columbia (72.6)
49) Mississippi (73.7)
48) Louisiana (74.4)
47) South Carolina (74.9)
46) Tennessee/West Virginia (75)

Life Expectancy in the USA has risen steadily over the past 100 years.
1900 - 47.3
1950 - 68.2
1960 - 69.7
1970 - 70.8
1980 - 73.7
1990 - 75.4
2000 - 77

http://www.webmd.com/news/20060913/top-states-for-life-expectancy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/bv.fcgi?rid=healthus05.table.375
Answered by: Meagan - 79 Months Ago.
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