Health expectancy indicators

Bull World Health Organ. 1999;77(2):181-5.


An outline is presented of progress in the development of health expectancy indicators, which are growing in importance as a means of assessing the health status of populations and determining public health priorities.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • China
  • Disabled Persons
  • Female
  • France
  • Health Status Indicators*
  • Humans
  • Japan
  • Life Expectancy*
  • Male
  • Sex Factors
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • United States