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International Database on Longevity

Dmitri A. Jdanov, Ainhoa Alustiza Galarza, Olga Grigoriev; in Collaboration with France Meslé, Jacques Vallin, Jean-Marie Robine , Arianna Caporali (all: French National Institute for Demographic Studies, Paris, France)

In this project, data on people of extreme ages living in a number of developed countries are collected and processed for inclusion in the International Database on Longevity. It is a uniquely valuable source of information on extreme human longevity.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Ageing, Mortality and Longevity

Region keywords:

Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA


Jdanov, D. A.; Shkolnikov, V. M.; Gellers-Barkmann, S.:
In: Exceptional lifespans. Cham: Springer International Publishing. forthcoming. (2020)    
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