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Episcopalians outlive other Anglicans and Protestants as a whole

"The Episcopal Church Welcomes You" ...to a slightly longer life.

Life expectancy” is a strange statistic, but hey, if official number-crunchers use it, then it must be useful for something.

Here are some global life-expectancy comparisons, in years, grouped by religious affiliation, based on data from the ICON Group International.

Anglicans

Males: 70
Females: 75

Protestants as a whole

Males: 67
Females: 73

Episcopalians

Males: 73
Females: 80

Roman Catholics

Males: 67
Females: 73