LifeExpectancyVehicles: Life Expectancy and Vehicle Registrations

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Yearly U.S. life expectancy and paassenger car registrations


A dataset with 40 observations on the following 3 variables.

Year 1970-2009
LifeExpectancy Average life expectancy at birth in the United States (in years)
Vehicles Passenger vehicles registered in the United States (in millions)


Yearly data on the average life expectancy for babies born and millions of cars registered in the United States over 40 years from 1970 to 2009


Vehicle registrations from US Census Bureau, Life expectancies from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Health Data Interactive,, accessed April 7, 2012.

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