19 November 2012

Kenya: Life Expectancy in Kenya Is 55 Years

Life expectancy in Kenya now stands at 55 years. University of Nairobi Vice Chancellor George Magoha says the gap between the life expectancy of women and men has also widened in favor of women. A full report dubbed State of the Tropics will be launched soon showing that life is shorter in the Tropics.

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