Life expectancy on the up

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At a glance – life expectancy in North Yorkshire

• Male life expectancy up more than 18 months.

• Female life expectancy up almost 12 months.

• North Yorkshire in the top 25 per cent nationally.

• 65-year-old men in Harrogate can expect to live on average another 18.7 years.

• 65-year-old women in Harrogate can expect to live on average another 21.0 years.