This Visualizing Health Metrics infographic, based on the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013, provides information on changes in average life expectancy in the United States, World Bank-defined “high-income countries,” and globally from 1990 to 2013.

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Laurie Marczak, PhD; Kevin O’Rourke, MFADawn Shepard, BA; et al. When and Why People Die in the United States, 1990-2013JAMA. 2016 Jan 19; 315(3):241. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.17599