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Life Expectancy in Selected Countries

Life expectancy has increased in nearly every country, but the rate of increase has varied by country.
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Oct 18, 2018
The drop and subsequent recovery in Zimbabwe can be attributed to HIV.
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Oct 30, 2018
Interesting! Looking forward to more charts.
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Nov 1, 2018
Is it a coincidence that the drop occurred just a few years after they got independence?
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Nov 11, 2018
Yes. The HIV epidemic didn't have anything to do with Zimbabwe's independence. Although I'm sure Zimbabwe's terrible and corrupt government didn't help the problem.