Publication date: 
January 19, 2016

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