Gap Fill - Life Expectancy - Level 5


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Life expectancy in Africa rose by 10 years in the years between 2000 and 2019. The age an African could expect to live to be rose from 46 to 56. The WHO said the was the best of in the world. However, it was far below the average of 64 years. The are from the WHO's State of Health in Africa report. This says the is because of better maternal and child healthcare, in fighting infectious diseases (such as malaria and HIV), and easier access to health .

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