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World life expectancy rates

Road fatalities and heart disease have caused the UAE to record the lowest life expectancy of comparable countries in a new survey

World life expectancy rates
Road fatalities and heart disease have caused the UAE to record the lowest life expectancy of comparable countries, according to a US study.\nWith a life expectancy of 76.3 years, the UAE was ranked last in a table of 15 countries with similar gross domestic product, income per capita and geography.
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UAE
\nLife expectancy at birth: 76.3 years\n
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\nRead more about the reasons for lower life expectancy in the Gulf here
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Brunei
\nLife expectancy at birth: 77.2 years
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Kuwait
\nLife expectancy at birth: 77.4 years
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USA
\nLife expectancy at birth: 78.2 years
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Qatar
\nLife expectancy at birth: 79.8 years
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Ireland
\nLife expectancy at birth: 79.9 years
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Luxembourg
\nLife expectancy at birth: 80.2 years
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Netherlands
\nLife expectancy at birth: 80.6 years
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Canada
\nLife expectancy at birth: 80.6 years
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Norway
\nLife expectancy at birth: 80.8 years
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Singapore
\nLife expectancy at birth: 81.0 years
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Australia
\nLife expectancy at birth: 81.5 years
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Switzerland
\nLife expectancy at birth: 82.2 years
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Iceland
\nLife expectancy at birth: 82.2 years
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Andorra
\nLife expectancy at birth: 82.6 years