Revista de Saúde Pública
On-line version ISSN 1518-8787
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 1518-8787. 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.