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Life expectancy growth has slowed

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Growth in the UK's average life expectancy has experienced a "notable slowdown", official data has shown.

Life expectancy for UK males on average improved by 17.3 weeks per year between 2006 and 2011, but only grew 4.2 weeks per year between 2011 and 2016, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Meanwhile women's improvement........

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