Skip Navigation
Skip to contents

JPMPH : Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health

OPEN ACCESS
SEARCH
Search

Author index

Page Path
HOME > Browse Articles > Author index
Search
Jaekyoung Bae 1 Article
Factors Associated With Subjective Life Expectancy: Comparison With Actuarial Life Expectancy
Jaekyoung Bae, Yeon-Yong Kim, Jin-Seok Lee
J Prev Med Public Health. 2017;50(4):240-250.   Published online June 27, 2017
DOI: https://doi.org/10.3961/jpmph.17.036
  • 8,160 View
  • 167 Download
  • 13 Crossref
AbstractAbstract PDF
Objectives
Subjective life expectancy (SLE) has been found to show a significant association with mortality. In this study, we aimed to investigate the major factors affecting SLE. We also examined whether any differences existed between SLE and actuarial life expectancy (LE) in Korea. Methods: A cross-sectional survey of 1000 individuals in Korea aged 20-59 was conducted. Participants were asked about SLE via a self-reported questionnaire. LE from the National Health Insurance database in Korea was used to evaluate differences between SLE and actuarial LE. Age-adjusted least-squares means, correlations, and regression analyses were used to test the relationship of SLE with four categories of predictors: demographic factors, socioeconomic factors, health behaviors, and psychosocial factors. Results: Among the 1000 participants, women (mean SLE, 83.43 years; 95% confidence interval, 82.41 to 84.46 years; 48% of the total sample) had an expected LE 1.59 years longer than that of men. The socioeconomic factors of household income and housing arrangements were related to SLE. Among the health behaviors, smoking status, alcohol status, and physical activity were associated with SLE. Among the psychosocial factors, stress, self-rated health, and social connectedness were related to SLE. SLE had a positive correlation with actuarial estimates (r=0.61, p<0.001). Gender, household income, history of smoking, and distress were related to the presence of a gap between SLE and actuarial LE. Conclusions: Demographic factors, socioeconomic factors, health behaviors, and psychosocial factors showed significant associations with SLE, in the expected directions. Further studies are needed to determine the reasons for these results.
Summary

Citations

Citations to this article as recorded by  
  • Sleep duration and all-cause mortality among stroke survivors
    Wendemi Sawadogo, Tilahun Adera, James B. Burch, Maha Alattar, Robert Perera, Virginia J. Howard
    Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases.2024; 33(4): 107615.     CrossRef
  • Interaction between self-perceived disease control and self-management behaviours among Chinese middle-aged and older hypertensive patients: the role of subjective life expectancy
    Jiao Lu, Linhui Liu, Jiaming Zheng, Zhongliang Zhou
    BMC Public Health.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Associations between existing and newly diagnosed chronic health conditions and change in subjective life expectancy: Results from a panel study
    Anushiya Vanajan, Catalin Gherdan
    SSM - Population Health.2022; 20: 101271.     CrossRef
  • Segmentation and estimation of claim severity in motor third-party liability insurance through contrast analysis
    Marian Reiff, Erik Šoltés, Silvia Komara, Tatiana Šoltésová, Silvia Zelinová
    Equilibrium. Quarterly Journal of Economics and Economic Policy.2022; 17(3): 803.     CrossRef
  • Accelerated senescence as a cost of reproduction: Testing associations between oxidative stress and reproductive effort in rural and urban women
    Amelia Sancilio, Grazyna Jasienska, Catherine Panter‐Brick, Anna Ziomkiewicz, Ilona Nenko, Richard G. Bribiescas
    American Journal of Human Biology.2021;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Subjective life expectancy in transition: a longitudinal study of Korean baby boomers
    Jeong-Hwa Ho
    Asian Population Studies.2021; 17(2): 148.     CrossRef
  • Sex, rurality and socioeconomical status in Spanish centennial population (2017)
    Pedro Fuentes, Sandra Amador, Ana Maria Lucas-Ochoa, Lorena Cuenca-Bermejo, Emiliano Fernández-Villalba, Valeria Raparelli, Colleen Norris, Alexandra Kautzky-Willer, Karolina Kublickiene, Louise Pilote, María Trinidad Herrero
    Aging.2021; 13(18): 22059.     CrossRef
  • Stress and subjective life expectancy: Cross‐sectional and longitudinal associations in early adolescence
    Michael T. McKay, James R. Andretta, Noah R. Padgett, Jon C. Cole
    International Journal of Psychology.2020; 55(6): 901.     CrossRef
  • Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in a centenarian
    Kirthi S. Bellamkonda, Tanner Kim, Ronnie Rosenthal, Alan Dardik, Naiem Nassiri
    Journal of Vascular Surgery Cases, Innovations and Techniques.2020; 6(3): 361.     CrossRef
  • Self-assessed life expectancy among older adults in Côte d’Ivoire
    Richard K. Moussa, Vakaramoko Diaby
    BMC Public Health.2020;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Aging and immunotherapies: New horizons for the golden ages
    Jamie A.G. Hamilton, Curtis J. Henry
    Aging and Cancer.2020; 1(1-4): 30.     CrossRef
  • Establishment of Normative Self-Rated Health Status Data and Association between Ideal Life Expectancy and Social Wellness of General Population in Korea
    Jihye Lee, Jin-Ah Sim, Ji-Won Kim, Young Ho Yun
    Asian Nursing Research.2019; 13(2): 99.     CrossRef
  • Levels of Health and Subjective Life Expectancy among Community-dwelling Elders in Korea
    Ji Yeon An
    Journal of Korean Gerontological Nursing.2018; 20(1): 22.     CrossRef

JPMPH : Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health