Figure 6: Life expectancy at birth (a) 45 years of age (b) and 65 years of age (c) 2008-2009 (Source: WHO Regional Office for Europe, European health for all database (HFA-DB) (http://data.euro.who.int/hfadb/shell_en.html). Note: the European region of WHO includes 53 countries: all European countries, all CIS countries, and also Israel and Turkey (http://www.who.int/about/regions/euro/en/index.html). EU-15 bloc of countries are: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, and Sweden.