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Table 2 Life expectancy (LE) at birth and Gini coefficient of LE from 1981 to 2011, India and major states, women

From: Trends in inequality in length of life in India: a decomposition analysis by age and causes of death

  LE G 0*100
1981 1991 2001 2011 1981 1991 2001 2011
North
 Punjab 63.53 67.39 67.65 75.18 26.92 23.59 23.43 21.37
 Haryana 57.31 63.63 69.46 72.22 29.65 25.00 27.75 23.20
 Rajasthan 54.69 58.85 63.20 65.62 32.22 23.74 23.47 20.23
Central
 Uttar Pradesh 48.38 55.65 61.06 66.93 38.75 30.59 28.71 24.18
 Madhya Pradesh 49.33 54.16 59.87 66.40 34.54 30.06 27.60 22.92
North East
 Assam 52.43 55.46 60.04 65.55 29.49 25.83 25.71 22.25
East
 West Bengal 55.71 62.12 68.10 72.96 26.95 22.95 21.08 19.88
 Odisha 51.30 53.90 61.64 67.45 31.06 29.85 25.40 22.43
 Bihar 48.89 58.87 65.95 68.16 33.11 27.73 25.24 19.54
West
 Gujarat 57.37 63.43 69.05 72.65 29.70 24.62 25.13 23.04
 Maharashtra 60.89 65.17 69.17 74.92 25.72 22.40 20.99 18.92
South
 Andhra Pradesh 58.62 62.34 67.64 71.80 25.93 22.27 22.24 21.48
 Karnataka 60.70 64.70 69.92 72.20 26.30 23.92 23.21 19.73
 Kerala 70.19 74.73 77.01 79.33 19.05 16.46 17.27 18.48
 Tamil Nadu 56.18 64.00 69.13 68.83 27.25 20.95 20.15 17.27
 India 54.65 60.24 65.59 70.84 30.97 26.16 24.63 21.84