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Recent trends in life expectancy across high income countries: retrospective observational study

BMJ 2018; 362 doi: (Published 22 August 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;362:k3622

An error occurred in the first paragraph of the results section of this paper (BMJ 2018;362:k2562, doi:10.1136/bmj.k2562). The text should have stated that “Between 2010 and 2016, life expectancy increased by only 0.19 years for American women (from 81.21 years to 81.40 years) and by only 0.04 years for American men (from 76.36 [not 73.36 as published] to 76.40 years).”

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