# Dataset: Global Health Observatory (GHO) life tables: WHO Global life table values

Source:`R/gho_lifetables.R`

`gho_lifetables.Rd`

A dataset containing the Global region life tables from 2000 to 2019.

## Format

A dataframe with 1995 rows and 5 variables:

The variables are as follows:

- indicator
character, Tx - person-years lived above age x,

ex - expectation of life at age x,

lx - number of people left alive at age x,

nLx - person-years lived between ages x and x+n,

nMx - age-specific death rate between ages x and x+n,

ndx - number of people dying between ages x and x+n,

nqx - probability of dying between ages x and x+n- year
numeric, from 2000 to 2019

- age
character, from <1 to 85+ each 5 years

- sex
character, both, male, female

- value
numeric, value of the tables