Active life expectancy
and functional limitations among older Cambodians: results from a 2004 survey.
According to the study's results, at the age of 30, men have a sexually active life expectancy of nearly 35 years and for women it's almost 31 years.
While sexually active life expectancy was longer for men, they lost more years of this activity due to poor health than women.
The authors said: "Sexually active life expectancy
estimation is a new life expectancy tool than can be used for projecting public health and patient needs in the arena of sexual health.
O'Rand's work reviews retirement research, noting both the increased life expectancy and the longer "active life expectancy
" enjoyed by contemporary Americans.
Using the information about activities of daily living, Zimmer calculated the "active life expectancy
," the expected remaining years of functional well-being, of elderly Cambodians.
An epidemiological approach to the assessment of output from services for older people lies in the concept of some form of active life expectancy
Organizations that develop methods and models to improve life and active life expectancy
for older populations will receive priority in receiving the NIA's life and health expectancy grants.
"Socioeconomic status differentials in life and active life expectancy
among older adults in Beijing," Disability and Rehabilitation 27(5): 241-251.
Even with the wealth of information available, the issue of whether gains in 'impaired' life expectancy have been greater than gains in active life expectancy
has not been resolved.
Surprisingly, healthy active life expectancy
receives only a scant mention despite its major importance both conceptually and practically in resolving issues of co-morbidity.
We have therefore suggested  that the basic outcome measure for health and social services for older people be Healthy Active Life Expectancy
(HALE) calculated for ages 65, 75 and 85.