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Table 12 Age components of the total, between-group, and within-group standard deviation change by time periods (in years)

From: Disparities in length of life across developed countries: measuring and decomposing changes over time within and between country groups

  Males Females
  1970–1984 1984–1994 1994–2004 2004–2010a 1970–1984 1984–1994 1994–2004 2004–2010a
Across all countries
All ages: 1.33 1.92 0.00 −0.37 0.87 −0.03 −0.23 1.33
  0–14 0.04 0.03 −0.15 −0.08 0.01 −0.12 −0.06 0.04
  15–64 0.93 1.45 −0.27 −0.47 0.43 −0.09 −0.16 0.93
  65+ 0.35 0.44 0.42 0.18 0.42 0.19 −0.01 0.35
Between-group
All ages: 1.97 2.02 −0.07 −0.36 0.95 −0.20 −0.23 1.97
  0–14 0.26 0.06 −0.16 −0.07 0.05 −0.14 −0.07 0.26
  15–64 1.18 1.49 −0.32 −0.47 0.49 −0.15 −0.17 1.18
  65+ 0.52 0.47 0.41 0.19 0.40 0.09 0.01 0.52
Within-group
All ages: −0.24 0.11 0.21 −0.08 0.07 0.32 −0.07 −0.24
  0–14 −0.23 −0.08 −0.01 −0.03 −0.06 0.00 −0.01 −0.23
  15–64 0.03 0.19 0.11 −0.07 0.00 0.09 −0.04 0.03
  65+ −0.04 0.01 0.11 0.02 0.13 0.23 −0.03 −0.04
  1. Note: aAs in Table 1