Gender Inequality in Survival at Older Ages

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Sanderson, W.; Scherbov, S.;
(2017)
  • Publisher: WP-17-002

Gender gaps are typically measured by subtracting the survival rates for women from that of men. In most countries and at most ages, these gender gaps indicate a survival rate disadvantage for men. This method is not informative because it is unclear whether larger or s... View more
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