Gap Fill - Life Expectancy - Level 4


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Life expectancy in Africa rose by 10 years from 2000 to 2019. The average an African died at rose from 46 to 56. The was the biggest of in the world. However, it was below the global of 64 years. The WHO says the is because of better maternal and healthcare. Advances in fighting infectious , like malaria and HIV, and easier to health services also helped.

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