Table 8.

Contribution (in years) of causes of death to change in female life expectancy at birth in first and fourth fourths between 1990 and 1994

Age (years Lowest fourth (smallest decrease in life expectancyCardiovascularCerebrovascularRespiratory cancerOther neoplasmsInfectious diseasesRespiratory diseasesccidentsAlcohol relatedOtherTotal
000.00100.0040.0190.0060.0070.0010.2150.240
1-140.0030.0010.0010.0160.0080.0230.0210.0010.0020.031
15-340.0210.0040.0040.0180.0030.0090.0810.0230.0000.072
35-640.4870.1460.0050.0360.0170.0180.2490.2180.1610.850
650.3410.1430.0040.0310.0010.0260.0200.0130.3870.573
All (%)0.846 (33)0.285 (11)0.004 (0)0.037 (1)0.032 (1)0.046 (2)0.377 (15)0.254 (10)0.762 (30)2.550 (100)
Highest fourth (largest decrease in life expectancy)
000.00100.0020.0090.0010.01300.0210.042
1-140.001000.0130.0040.0100.0700.0010.0050.054
15-340.0510.00100.0080.0170.0230.3320.0830.0400.486
35-640.7920.2690.0020.0150.0580.1240.5780.5620.2791.882
650.3730.2440.0060.0110.0070.0080.0400.0200.1430.444
All (%)1.215 (29)0.514 (12)0.008 (0)0.021 (0)0.095 (2)0.144 (3)1.033 (25)0.663 (16)0.487 (12)4.123 (100)