Table of contents

  • Preliminary pages
    • Title and verso title
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
  • Body content
    • Introduction
    • Life expectancy estimation methods used for indigenous populations
      • Australian estimates
        • Australian Bureau of Statistics estimates
        • Other Australian estimates of life expectancy
      • New Zealand estimates
        • Statistics New Zealand life tables
        • New Zealand Census–Mortality Study life tables
        • Population census data for New Zealand Maori
        • Death data for New Zealand Maori
        • Mortality rates and life expectancy
      • Canadian estimates
        • Population census data for Canadian Aboriginal people
        • Death data for Canadian Aboriginal populations
        • Mortality rates and life expectancy of Aboriginal Canadians
      • United States of America estimates
        • Census population data for American Indians and Native Alaskans
        • Death data for American Indians and Alaskan Natives
        • Mortality rates and life expectancy
    • Published comparisons of indigenous life expectancies
      • Papers presenting country comparisons
      • Sources of life expectancy estimates
      • Handling uncertainty in indigenous life expectancy estimates
      • Conclusions drawn in comparison papers about country differences
      • What message do the comparison papers collectively convey?
      • What should be concluded about country differences?
      • How should comparisons be made? Or, towards best practice
    • Conclusion
  • End matter
    • Appendix tables
    • References