What is the life expectancy in Scotland 2021?
Average life expectancy at birth for men and Scotland has fallen to 76.8 years. Life expectancy at birth in Scotland fell in the latest year, with the average life expectancy at birth for males being 76.8 years and 81.0 years for females, according to statistics published by National Records of Scotland.
What is the life expectancy in Scotland compared to the rest of the UK?
The NRS report said Scotland has the lowest life expectancy of all UK countries for both men and women, with life expectancy in England at 79.9 years for men and 83.6 years for women compared to 77.1 years and 81.1 years in Scotland respectively. The average UK life expectancy is 79.4 for men and 83 for women.
What is the retirement age in Scotland?
State Pension age is changing. It used to be 60 for a woman and 65 for a man, but is currently 66 years for both men and women, rising to 67 by 2028. You can check your own State Pension age here.
What is the richest city in Scotland?
This statistic shows the highest valued towns in Scotland as of June 2021 by average property value in British pounds. The town of North Berwick, East Lothian had the highest average property value of any town in Scotland with an average house price of over 430,000 British pounds.
Can you drink the tap water in Scotland?
Mains tap water throughout the UK is safe to drink and produced to a much higher safety standard than bottled water. Some parts of Scotland have water from mountain reservoirs with a distinctive peaty colour. This does not affect the safety.
What was the average age of death in the 70s?
*All data given is an average of the preceding five year period.
Life expectancy (from birth) in the United Kingdom from 1765 to 2020*
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