Article 5.

Life Tables.

§ 8-46.  Mortality tables as evidence.

Whenever it is necessary to establish the expectancy of continued life of any person from any period of the person's life, whether the person is living at the time or not, the table hereto appended shall be received in all courts and by all persons having power to determine litigation, as evidence, with other evidence as to the health, constitution and habits of the person, of such expectancy represented by the figures in the columns headed by the words "completed age" and "expectation" respectively:

            Completed Age                          Expectation

                      0                                            75.8

                      1                                            75.4

                      2                                            74.5

                      3                                            73.5

                      4                                            72.5

                      5                                            71.6

                      6                                            70.6

                      7                                            69.6

                      8                                            68.6

                      9                                            67.6

                    10                                            66.6

                    11                                            65.6

                    12                                            64.6

                    13                                            63.7

                    14                                            62.7

                    15                                            61.7

                    16                                            60.7

                    17                                            59.8

                    18                                            58.8

                    19                                            57.9

                    20                                            56.9

                    21                                            56.0

                    22                                            55.1

                    23                                            54.1

                    24                                            53.2

                    25                                            52.2

                    26                                            51.3

                    27                                            50.4

                    28                                            49.4

                    29                                            48.5

                    30                                            47.5

                    31                                            46.6

                    32                                            45.7

                    33                                            44.7

                    34                                            43.8

                    35                                            42.9

                    36                                            42.0

                    37                                            41.0

                    38                                            40.1

                    39                                            39.2

                    40                                            38.3

                    41                                            37.4

                    42                                            36.5

                    43                                            35.6

                    44                                            34.7

                    45                                            33.8

                    46                                            32.9

                    47                                            32.0

                    48                                            31.1

                    49                                            30.2

                    50                                            29.3

                    51                                            28.5

                    52                                            27.6

                    53                                            26.8

                    54                                            25.9

                    55                                            25.1

                    56                                            24.3

                    57                                            23.5

                    58                                            22.7

                    59                                            21.9

                    60                                            21.1

                    61                                            20.4

                    62                                            19.7

                    63                                            18.9

                    64                                            18.2

                    65                                            17.5

                    66                                            16.8

                    67                                            16.1

                    68                                            15.5

                    69                                            14.8

                    70                                            14.2

                    71                                            13.5

                    72                                            12.9

                    73                                            12.3

                    74                                            11.7

                    75                                            11.2

                    76                                            10.6

                    77                                            10.0

                    78                                              9.5

                    79                                              9.0

                    80                                              8.5

                    81                                              8.0

                    82                                              7.5

                    83                                              7.1

                    84                                              6.6

                    85 and over                               6.6

 (1883, c. 225; Code, s. 1352; Rev., s. 1626; C.S., s. 1790; 1955, c. 870; 1971, c. 968; 1997-133, s. 1.)