Article info

Download PDFPDF

Life expectancy: what does it measure?


  1. Correspondence to Dr Karin Modig; karin.modig{at}
View Full Text


Modig K, Rau R, Ahlbom A
Life expectancy: what does it measure?

Publication history

  • Received November 22, 2019
  • Revised May 14, 2020
  • Accepted June 8, 2020
  • First published July 22, 2020.
Online issue publication 
July 22, 2020

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.