Revista de Saúde Pública
Print version ISSN 0034-8910
SANTOS, Jair L. F.. Estimatives of mortality rate and life expectance for the S. Paulo, State, Brazil, in 1970. Rev. Saúde Pública [online]. 1972, vol.6, n.3, pp. 269-272. ISSN 0034-8910. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-89101972000300005.
Preliminary results of the 1970 Demographic Census in Brazil lead the author to determining the mortality level for the State of São Paulo, Brazil. Life Tables for males and females were found through stable population theory and model life tables. It is believed that those tables reflect mortality conditions of the State of S. Paulo during the period close to me Census date.
Keywords : Mortality rate; Life tables; Vital statistics.