1-20 of 2327 Search Results for

Health Expectancy

Sort by
Journal Article
Demography (2004) 41 (2): 315–334.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Wilma J. Nusselder; Caspar W. N. Looman Abstract Health expectancy is a widely used measure for monitoring trends in the health of a population and assessing differences in health among population groups. However, no decomposition method is available to examine the contribution made by causes...
Journal Article
Demography (2013) 50 (2): 673–697.
Published: 27 October 2012
... health. Therefore, complementing forecasts of life expectancy with forecasts of health expectancies is useful. To forecast health expectancy, an extension of the stochastic extrapolative models developed for forecasting total life expectancy could be applied, but instead of projecting total mortality...
FIGURES | View All (5)
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1675–1688.
Published: 01 December 2023
... models. In this research note, we propose a derivative-based method to decompose the differentials in population-based health expectancies estimated via a multistate model into two main components: the proportion resulting from differences in initial health structure and the proportion resulting from...
FIGURES
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (1994) 31 (1): 159–175.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Eileen M. Crimmins; Mark D. Hayward; Yasuhiko Saito Abstract This paper demonstrates the consequences of changes in mortality and health transition rates for changes in both health status life expectancy and the prevalence of health problems in the older population. A five-state multistate life...
Journal Article
Demography (2022) 59 (3): 921–947.
Published: 01 June 2022
...James M. Raymo; Jia Wang Abstract We provide an empirical foundation for research on the demography of loneliness at older ages. First, we use published life tables and data from the U.S.-based Health and Retirement Study for the period 2008–2016 to calculate lonely life expectancy for Americans...
FIGURES
Includes: Supplementary data
Image
Published: 27 July 2017
Fig. 3 Distribution of remaining life expectancy by mental health: no anxiety/depression (No AD), mild anxiety/depression (Mild AD), and moderate or severe anxiety/depression (Mod/Sev AD). The figure shows the proportion of remaining life an average individual will spend with no, mild More
Image
Published: 10 October 2017
Fig. 2 Remaining years of life expectancy in each grandparent/health state at age 50, over time, by sex and country: United States 1992–1994 and 2010, and Canada 1985 and 2011. Grandchildren from biological and nonbiological children are included More
Image
Published: 10 October 2017
Fig. 3 Remaining years of life expectancy in each grandparent/health state at age 50 by sex, race/ethnicity (1998–2010), and educational attainment (1992–2006): United States. Missing category not shown because negligible in size. Estimates for missing category are shown in Tables 2 and 3 More
Image
Published: 21 September 2018
Fig. 2 Average self-assessed health (SAH), average subjective life expectancy (SLE) and life table LE, and average subjective uncertainty on longevity (SUL), by age and relationship between SLE against SUL More
Journal Article
Demography (2001) 38 (4): 525–536.
Published: 01 November 2001
...France Portrait; Maarten Lindeboom; Dorly Deeg Abstract With the trend toward aging, increases in health care expenditures are expected. Insight into (future) needs for care services requires a taxonomy of older persons’ health conditions: how health status develops as people age and how...
Journal Article
Demography (2013) 50 (2): 569–589.
Published: 15 November 2012
... . Hamermesh , D. ( 1985 ). Expectations, life expectancy, and economic behavior . Quarterly Journal of Economics , 100 , 389 – 408 . 10.2307/1885388 Hurd , M. , & McGarry , K. ( 1995 ). Evaluation of the subjective probabilities of survival in the Health and Retirement Study...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Demography (2022) 59 (3): 949–973.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Collin F. Payne Abstract This article explores how patterns of health, morbidity, and disability have changed across successive generations of older adults in the United States. Using a novel method for comparing state-specific partial life expectancies—that is, total life expectancy (LE...
FIGURES | View All (10)
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1441–1468.
Published: 01 October 2023
... and incidence-based multistate models, we study the population burden of co-impairment using three key indicators: mean age at onset, lifetime risk, and health expectancy. We examine patterns by gender, race, ethnicity, nativity, education, and their interactions for U.S. residents aged 50–100. Furthermore, we...
FIGURES
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2013–2024.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Markus Sauerberg; Vladimir Canudas-Romo Abstract We introduce a method for decomposing differences in healthy cross-sectional average length of life (HCAL). HCAL provides an alternative to the health expectancy (HE) indicator by including the health and mortality history of all cohorts present...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (2001) 38 (4): 513–524.
Published: 01 November 2001
... during the period maintained the occupational disparities in health; the years lived with disability, however, declined for all groups, as for the entire French population. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2001 2001 Life Expectancy Occupational Group Occupational Classis...
Journal Article
Demography (2008) 45 (1): 115–128.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Michael T. Molla; James Lubitz Abstract Healthy life expectancies are almost always calculated by using health data from cross-sectional surveys. This type of calculation is done partly because data from longitudinal surveys are not always available, and when they are available, they are collected...
Journal Article
Demography (2001) 38 (2): 227–251.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Arline T. Geronimus; John Bound; Timothy A. Waidmann; Cynthia G. Colen; Dianne Steffick Abstract We calculated population-level estimates of mortality, functional health, and active life expectancy for black and white adults living in a diverse set of 23 local areas in 1990, and nationwide. At age...
Journal Article
Demography (2024) 61 (2): 267–281.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Cayley Ryan-Claytor; Ashton Verdery Abstract Originally developed for estimating healthy life expectancy, the traditional Sullivan method continues to be a popular tool for obtaining point-in-time estimates of the population impacts of a wide range of health and social conditions. However, except...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1549–1579.
Published: 01 October 2023
..., the Human Mortality Database, and the National Center for Health Statistics. Newborns in 2019 could be expected to take prescription drugs for roughly half their lives: 47.54 years for women and 36.84 years for men. The number of years individuals can expect to take five or more drugs increased...
FIGURES | View All (7)
Includes: Supplementary data
Journal Article
Demography (2007) 44 (3): 479–495.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Fund Active Life Expectancy Total Life Expectancy National Nurse Home Survey References Agree E. , & Freedman V.A. ( 1999 ). The Implications of Population Aging for Geriatric Health . In J.J. Gallo , J. Busby-Whitehead , P.V. Rabins , R.A. Silliman...