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Sabahans life expectancy could be 2 years shorter than in 2010 - study

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Modified 3 Dec 2020, 2:20 am

The life expectancy for newborn Sabahans could be two years shorter in 2020, compared to a decade ago, a study has found.

Khazanah Research Institute (KRI) found that life expectancy for Sabah men dropped from 75 years for those born in 2010 - the highest at that time - to 73 for those born in 2020.

Likewise, Sabah women's life expectancy also dropped from 78.3 years for those born in 2010 - also the highest then - to 76 years in 2020...

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