Figure 6: Life expectancy for 65-year-old women by region
England, 1991 to 1993 and 2012 to 2014
Source: Office for National Statistics
Figures are based on deaths registered and mid-year population estimates, aggregated over 3 consecutive years.
Figures exclude deaths of non-residents.
Life expectancy increased in all English regions between 1991-93 and 2012-14. For women aged 65 years in 2012-14, remaining life expectancy was highest in London (21.9 years) and lowest in the north east (20 years).