Table 28.8 Life expectancy at birth and at age 65, by sex and by province and territory, 2006/2008
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 28.8 life expectancy at birth and at age 65 at birth, at age 65, both sexes, males and females, calculated using years units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  At birth At age 65
  Both sexes Males Females Both sexes Males Females
  years
Newfoundland and Labrador 78.5 76.2 80.9 18.0 16.5 19.4
Prince Edward Island 80.2 77.5 82.9 19.4 17.6 21.0
Nova Scotia 79.9 77.4 82.3 19.1 17.4 20.7
New Brunswick 80.2 77.6 82.7 19.4 17.7 20.9
Quebec 81.0 78.6 83.3 20.0 18.2 21.5
Ontario 81.3 79.0 83.4 20.2 18.5 21.6
Manitoba 79.5 76.9 82.0 19.5 17.6 21.1
Saskatchewan 79.5 76.9 82.1 19.6 17.8 21.2
Alberta 80.6 78.3 83.0 20.1 18.4 21.6
British Columbia 81.4 79.2 83.6 20.5 19.0 21.8
TerritoriesNote 1 75.2 72.5 78.5 16.7 15.3 18.4
Note: Life expectancies are calculated using three years of data.
1. Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM table 102-0512.
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