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Erratum to: Social factors associated with centenarian rate (CR) in 32 OECD countries

BMC International Health and Human RightsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201313:26

DOI: 10.1186/1472-698X-13-26

Received: 7 May 2013

Accepted: 7 May 2013

Published: 13 August 2013

The Research article to this article has been published in BMC International Health and Human Rights 2013 13:16

After publication of the original article [1], the author noted that several of the figures in Table two (Table 1 here) were incorrect. The corrected table is reproduced here. We apologize for any confusion that this has caused.
Table 1

Centenarians Rates in 32 OECD Countries

OECD Countries

Centenarians

Aged 50-54

CR (50–54)

2011 (A)

1961 (B)

(A/B) * 10,000

Japan

49,457

4,235,088

116.78

Canada

6,030

860,932

70.04

Switzerland

2,180

345,347

63.12

Australia

3,367

565,350

59.56

France

17,337

2,925,417

59.26

United States of America

60,260

10,362,197

58.15

Israel

643

120,048

53.56

Italy

14,076

3,168,199

44.43

Iceland

34

7,963

42.69

Spain

6,449

1,661,656

38.81

New Zealand

480

126,651

37.89

Greece

1,737

466,364

37.25

United Kingdom

13,254

3,620,392

36.61

Denmark

931

294,494

31.61

Sweden

1,608

523,308

30.73

Netherlands

1,852

629,248

29.43

Norway

663

226,386

29.29

Estonia

197

75,769

26.01

Austria

1,300

501,994

25.89

Belgium

1,549

619,978

24.98

Ireland

390

156,295

24.95

Germany

12,682

5,365,255

23.64

Portugal

1,054

477,505

22.07

Finland

565

268,280

21.06

Slovenia

197

96,286

20.46

Republic of Korea

1,826

908,490

20.09

Luxembourg

38

23,513

16.16

Poland

2,683

1,676,958

15.99

Hungary

926

670,302

13.81

Slovakia

252

242,513

10.39

Czech Republic

547

690,800

7.92

Turkey

181

1,137,560

1.59

Notes

Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Division of Health and Welfare, Wonkwang University

References

  1. Kim JI: Social factors associated with centenarian rate (CR) in 32 OECD countries. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2013, 13: 16-10.1186/1472-698X-13-16.PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMed
  2. Pre-publication history

    1. The pre-publication history for this paper can be accessed here:http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-698X/13/26/prepub

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