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Table 3 QALE at age 20 years using different value sets plus a country ranking (R)1

From: Decomposing cross-country differences in quality adjusted life expectancy: the impact of value sets

  Value set Germany Value set Japan Value set Netherlands Value set Spain Value set UK Value set US
  QALE R QALE R QALE R QALE R QALE R QALE R
Males             
ARM 39.13 15 36.93 15 34.91 15 35.99 15 33.62 15 37.85 15
BEL 50.88 9 47.22 10 48.45 10 49.19 10 47.47 10 49.23 10
CAN 52.72 2 49.00 5 49.89 6 50.76 5 49.07 5 51.02 4
FIN 49.71 11 46.35 12 48.00 11 47.97 11 46.57 11 48.47 11
GER 50.68 10 48.21 9 49.24 7 49.51 8 47.98 8 49.83 9
GRE 51.20 7 50.17 4 49.95 5 49.72 7 49.54 4 50.81 5
HUN 44.34 14 41.83 13 42.07 14 42.60 14 41.42 13 43.12 14
JAP 56.14 1 54.68 1 55.19 1 55.43 1 54.70 1 55.46 1
NET 52.60 5 50.25 3 51.33 2 51.52 3 50.34 2 51.66 2
NZL 52.27 6 48.82 6 50.13 4 50.45 6 48.96 6 50.74 6
SLV 46.04 13 41.36 14 42.74 13 42.73 13 41.37 14 43.96 13
SPA 52.66 3 50.43 2 51.17 3 51.57 2 50.27 3 51.65 3
SWE 52.63 4 48.37 8 49.11 8 50.84 4 48.29 7 50.48 7
UK 50.93 8 48.60 7 48.95 9 49.22 9 47.89 9 49.94 8
US 49.67 12 46.61 11 47.33 12 47.90 12 46.20 12 48.39 12
Females             
ARM 42.74 15 39.43 15 37.03 15 38.87 15 35.51 15 40.96 15
BEL 55.14 7 50.77 10 52.24 8 53.08 6 50.73 10 53.17 10
CAN 55.50 5 50.83 9 52.05 10 52.96 9 50.73 9 53.51 7
FIN 54.70 10 50.95 8 52.69 6 52.49 10 50.87 8 53.36 8
GER 55.12 8 51.22 7 52.12 9 53.06 7 50.88 7 53.35 9
GRE 51.41 13 49.98 11 50.23 11 50.23 11 48.91 11 50.80 12
HUN 49.69 14 46.01 14 45.65 14 46.89 14 44.78 14 47.87 14
JAP 61.01 1 58.68 1 59.53 1 59.87 1 58.54 1 59.99 1
NET 55.35 6 52.10 4 53.44 5 53.59 5 51.94 5 54.11 5
NZL 56.45 4 51.99 5 53.55 4 54.11 4 52.32 4 54.51 4
SLV 51.88 12 46.03 13 47.64 13 47.60 13 45.99 13 49.22 13
SPA 56.67 3 53.80 2 53.93 2 54.80 3 52.76 2 55.32 2
SWE 56.75 2 52.97 3 53.70 3 55.04 2 52.67 3 54.93 3
UK 54.98 9 51.75 6 52.27 7 52.98 8 51.23 6 53.56 6
US 52.45 11 48.92 12 49.18 12 50.03 12 47.79 12 50.93 11
  1. 1 QALE in bold where country-specific values were used.