Life Expectancy

Life Expectancy Calculator

This calculator analyzes the average residual life expectancy based on the demographic information you select. The life expectancy is calculated utilizing mortality data of people with similar demographics to those that you selected.

When Attorneys Use This Calculator

Attorneys utilize this calculator to assist in determining their clients' remaining years of life. This calculator is often used in cases in which damages continue throughout the life of the individual, such as future pension losses or household services losses.

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Terms and Conditions

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The life expectancies provided by this calculator are based on the ages of death of similar individuals to the demographic information entered. These demographics include the individual's gender, race and hispanic origin, and age.

An individual's life expectancy is the average remaining number of years they are expected to live. Life expectancies obtained from this calculator are based on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s U.S. Life Tables. These life tables are generated from data sources on population, the population's demographics, and the ages of death of those individuals.

Data Updates

April 11, 2017 - 2013 life tables released.

November 28, 2016 - 2012 life tables released.

September 22, 2015 - 2011 life tables released.

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