Metro Map: New Orleans, Louisiana

The average life expectancy for babies born to mothers in New Orleans can vary by as much as 25 years across neighborhoods just a few miles apart.

June 19, 2013

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Washington D.C. life expectancy map

Birth Place and Life Expectancy: A Look at American Cities

A short distance can mean large disparities in health. Browse this collection of maps that show dramatic differences in life expectancy for babies in major U.S. cities.