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Washington’s 8th highest life expectancy in nation of note

Washington has the 8th highest life expectancy in U. S.
Credit: Senior Living

“Washington state has the 8th-highest life expectancy in U.S., study finds”

While Washington gets a lot of attention for being a millennial magnet, it’s also a great place to grow old, according to a new study from Senior Living, which found that our state has the eighth-highest life expectancy in the nation. Washington residents can expect to live an average of 80.2 years, according to the study.

“Life expectancy nationwide has declined for the past three years, inching down from 78.8 years to 78.6, according to the study based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports and published in the Journal of the American Medical Association,” by Christine Clarridge, The Seattle Times.

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Posted by Steve on August 31, 2019 at 12:05 am | Permalink

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