Health in the EU27 in 2010

Health in the EU27 in 2010 – Eurostat

  • When considering the population aged 65 years, life expectancy is provisionally estimated at 21.0 years for women (20.8 in UK) and 17.4 years for men in the EU27 (18.1 in UK)
  • As regards healthy life years, women at the age of 65 in the EU27 in 2010 were expected to live a further 8.8 years in a healthy condition (11.8 in UK) , and men 8.7 years (10.8 in UK).