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Chart 17.1 Life expectancy

Chart 17.1(data) Life expectancy
  Males at birth Males at age 65 Females at birth Females at age 65
  years
1901 47.1 11.0 50.1 12.0
1911 50.9 11.3 54.2 12.4
1921 55.0 11.7 58.4 12.8
1931 60.0 13.0 62.1 13.7
1941 63.0 12.8 66.3 14.1
1951 66.4 13.3 70.9 15.0
1961 68.4 13.6 74.3 16.1
1971 69.6 13.9 76.6 17.7
1981 72.0 14.6 79.2 19.0
1991 74.6 15.8 80.9 19.9
2001 77.0 17.1 82.1 20.6
2005 78.0 17.9 82.7 21.1
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM tables 102-0025 and 102-0511 and Catalogue no. 91-209-X.