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Life Expectancy in Cyprus: A Closer Look at the Pandemic’s Impact

Life expectancy in Cyprus decreased from 82.4 years in 2020 to 81.7 years by 2022 due to the pandemic, with Covid19 accounting for 8.4% of deaths in 2021. Excess mortality, gender disparities, and postponed healthcare services contributed to the impact, highlighting the need for ongoing vigilance and adaptation in healthcare policy.