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Life Expectancy Still High at 83.6, 80

Life expectancy in Israel remains high in comparison to other OECD states, the Central Bureau for Statistics reported Tuesday. Life expectancy in 2011 was 83.6 for women and 80 for men.

Israeli men are in second place for life span, after Switzerland, while women are in eighth place.

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