Table 2.

Male and female decrease in life expectancy for five high-mortality populations during extreme mortality conditions

PopulationMaleFemale
Absolute, yRelativeAbsolute, yRelative
Ukraine, 193334.280.8235.080.76
Ireland, 1845–184919.600.5115.900.41
Iceland, 184617.490.4921.990.54
Iceland, 188220.860.5525.160.57
Sweden, 177315.160.4716.400.46