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Table 4 Age-specific contributions to sex differences in LE in Ethiopia

From: The triple burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases and injuries on sex differences in life expectancy in Ethiopia

Age 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015
Year % Year % Year % Year % Year %
0–4 1.29 70.1 1.39 71.1 1.26 90.6 1.26 48.1 1.31 37.2
5–14 0.11 6.2 0.09 4.7 0.10 7.0 0.11 4.0 0.09 2.6
15–39 − 0.07 −3.6 0.14 7.3 −0.32 −17.1 0.14 5.2 0.37 10.5
40–64 0.38 20.6 0.21 10.9 0.24 17.8 0.74 28.2 1.03 29.4
65+ 0.12 6.7 0.12 6.1 0.02 1.6 0.38 14.5 0.71 20.2
Total 1.85 100 1.96 100 1.29 100 2.61 100 3.51 100
  1. Note: Results in Year refer to age-specific contributions to the total years of sex differences in life expectancy (LE) in the last row. Results in % are derived from dividing the total years of differences in LE by contributions of each age group.