78.6

years the life expectancy for the U.S. population in 2017

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Additional Information: For males, life expectancy is 76.1 years. For females, life expectancy is 81.1 years.
Reference: For more information, read the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analysis, "Mortality in the United States, 2017." "Mortality in the United States, 2017."

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