Debunking the Myth of Italian Longevity? a Cohort Approach.
Stefano Mazzuco, University of Padova
Lucia Zanotto, University of Padova
During the considered period all the analysed countries increase the value of their life expectancy at birth, and in 1950, the last year of the study, southern populations recover the initial deficit, but they are still at disadvantage compared to the northern ones and the ultimate trend suggest that not necessarily the gap will be filled.
Presented in Session 1196: Mortality and Longevity