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Swiss Statistics

Components of population change – Data, indicatorsDeaths, mortality and life expectancy

Deaths are a natural cause of population reduction. Mortality represents the occurrence of death in a given population. Life expectancy represents the average number of years that a group of individuals can expect to live.

Here are various pages containing key figures and graphics on death and mortality indicators

 

Deaths and mortality

 20112012201320142015
Deaths62'09164'17364'96163'93867'606
Crude mortality rate7.88.08.07.8...
Infant mortality rate3.83.63.93.9...
Life expectancy at birth     
Men80.380.580.581.080.8
Women84.784.784.885.284.9
Life expectancy at 65     
Men19.019.119.119.419.2
Women22.222.122.122.422.2

2015: provisional annual figures (Indicators)

…= The figures are not available yet

Source: BEVNAT, STATPOP

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