Figure 3: Life expectancy for newborn baby boys 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, but to varying extents. The south east (80.5 years) had the highest life expectancy for boys born in 2012-14, while the north east had the lowest (78.0 years).