References Figures

Table 1

Table 1:
Number and Proportion of Centenarians (Persons Aged 100 and Above) in East and West Germany:
1990 and 1996
 
 
 

Number of Centenarians

 

Proportion of Centenarians per Million Population

 

Male

Female

Total

 

Male

Female

Total

 

East 1990

47

184

231

 

6.1

21.9

14.3

East 1996

70

461

531

 

9.3

58.1

34.4

West 1990

408

1798

2206

 

13.3

55.0

34.8

West 1996

459

3377

3836

 

14.2

99.1

57.8

 

Source: Authors' calculations based on data from the Kannisto-Thatcher Oldest Old Database (Kannisto, 1994).

 

 

References Figures

Old-Age Mortality in Germany prior to and after Reunification
Arjan Gjonça, Hilke Brockmann, Heiner Maier
© 2000 Max-Planck-Gesellschaft ISSN 1435-9871
http://www.demographic-research.org/Volumes/Vol3/1