life table

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life table

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(Insurance) another name for mortality table
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The direct method is applied when the age-specific death rate is the subject of interest; the indirect method is applied when the age-specific death rate is not the primary concern.
The expected number of deaths was derived from the standard age-specific death rate and multiplied by the local population of that age group.
The NCHS reports the age-adjusted death rate and age-specific death rate per 100,000 population (2000 standard) for selected causes of death from 1900 to 2003.
We assumed a constant inflow of newborns and an age-specific death rate.
80 years of age through 85th birthday, 85+), which allowed us to program the age-specific death rate and track the aging of cohorts with relative accuracy.