Figure 6: Change in life expectancy at age 65 years in days between 2012 to 2014 and 2015 to 2017: by sex and decile, England
Source: Office for National Statistics
Life expectancy (LE) includes all usual residents.
Deprivation deciles are based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation 2015 (IMD15) which is the official measure of relative deprivation. Decile 1 represents the most deprived and decile 10 represents the least deprived.
Females in decile 1 and 2 had a statistically significant decrease, while females in decile 10 had a statistically significant increase in life expectancy
Males in decile 8, 9 and 10 had a statistically significant increase in life expectancy