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The study estimated babies' life expectancy if mortality conditions when they were born were to persist throughout their lives.
Published on Nov 29, 2023 10:53 AM IST
There's a difference in life expectancy between men and women, and it's even visible between male and female animals.
Pollution in Delhi is shaving off 12 years from life expectancy, says a recent report. Authorities must plan holistic year-long strategies to curb pollution
Published on Aug 30, 2023 10:47 PM IST
Air pollution cuts global life expectancy by 2.3 years, more than smoking, alcohol, unsafe water, and car accidents combined, according to a report.
According to PM2.5 data from 2021, pollution in India has increased from 56.2µg/m3 in 2020 to 58.7µg/m3 in 2021—more than 10 times the WHO guideline of 5µg/m3.
Updated on Aug 30, 2023 09:08 AM IST