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Circumstances and Causes of Death Among Prisoners in France: The Preponderance of Violent Deaths

This study provides a full table of the mortality of prisoners in France. It is based on...

Do Vanguard Populations Pave the Way towards Higher Life Expectancy for Other Population Groups ?

Do vanguard populations open new frontiers of survival and longevity that will eventually...

Correcting for Under-Estimation of Infant Mortality in Moldova

AbstractIn certain countries of the former Soviet Union, apparent mortality trends are...

Minimum Mortality: A Predictor of Future Progress?

AbstractThis analysis is not an attempt to estimate a biological limit of human longevity...

The effect of ICD-10 on continuity in cause-of-death statistics. The example of France

AbstractFollowing implementation of the tenth revision of the International...

Sociocultural mortality differentials in Lithuania: results obtained by matching vital records with the 2001 census data

AbstractWhen measuring social differences in mortality in the former socialist countries...

Recent Improvements in Life Expectancy in France: Men are Starting to Catch Up

AbstractLife expectancy for both sexes and all ages has risen almost without interruption...

Economic Crisis and Mortality:

AbstractIn the past forty years, Madagascar’s GDP has shrunk more than 30%. The almost...

Improving the Accuracy of Life Tables for the Oldest Old:

AbstractLife tables calculated in the classic way on the basis of annual death statistics...

Mortality in Europe: the Divergence Between East and West

AbstractAfter a period of general convergence, the 1960s were marked by the divergence...