Life Expectancy of the World Population

Life expectancy at birth. Data based on the latest United Nations Population Division estimates.
See also: Population

See also: Countries in the world ranked by Life Expectancy

Both Sexes
73.2 years
(life expectancy at birth, both sexes combined)
Females
75.6 years
(life expectancy at birth, females)
Males
70.8 years
(life expectancy at birth, males)

Countries ranked by life expectancy

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# Country Life Expectancy
(both sexes)
Females
Life Expectancy
Males
Life Expectancy
1 Hong Kong 85.29 88.17 82.38
2 Japan 85.03 88.09 81.91
3 Macao 84.68 87.62 81.73
4 Switzerland 84.25 86.02 82.42
5 Singapore 84.07 86.15 82.06
6 Italy 84.01 85.97 81.90
7 Spain 83.99 86.68 81.27
8 Australia 83.94 85.80 82.08
9 Channel Islands 83.60 85.31 81.82
10 Iceland 83.52 84.90 82.15
11 South Korea 83.50 86.42 80.46
12 Israel 83.49 84.91 81.98
13 Sweden 83.33 84.97 81.69
14 France 83.13 85.82 80.32
14 Martinique 83.13 86.10 79.85
15 Malta 83.06 84.68 81.37
16 Canada 82.96 84.74 81.15
17 Norway 82.94 84.78 81.11
18 Ireland 82.81 84.32 81.29
19 Greece 82.80 85.08 80.52
19 New Zealand 82.80 84.38 81.20
20 Luxembourg 82.79 84.76 80.83
21 Netherlands 82.78 84.35 81.20
22 Guadeloupe 82.74 85.94 79.16
23 Portugal 82.65 85.28 79.79
24 Finland 82.48 85.14 79.82
25 Belgium 82.17 84.31 80.00
26 Austria 82.05 84.19 79.88
27 Germany 81.88 84.14 79.62
28 Slovenia 81.85 84.44 79.26
29 United Kingdom 81.77 83.28 80.22
30 Réunion 81.55 84.45 78.52
31 Cyprus 81.51 83.45 79.55
32 Denmark 81.40 83.27 79.54
33 U.S. Virgin Islands 81.17 83.52 78.64
34 Taiwan 81.04 83.64 78.49
35 Costa Rica 80.94 83.39 78.53
36 Chile 80.74 82.80 78.54
36 Guam 80.74 83.98 77.63
37 Qatar 80.73 82.49 79.78
38 Puerto Rico 80.69 83.92 77.27
39 French Guiana 80.53 83.38 77.80
40 Maldives 79.89 81.58 78.53
41 Czech Republic (Czechia) 79.85 82.35 77.33
41 Mayotte 79.85 83.24 76.62
42 Barbados 79.64 80.85 78.36
43 Curaçao 79.41 82.08 76.42
44 Poland 79.27 82.98 75.51
44 Lebanon 79.27 81.17 77.53
45 Cuba 79.18 81.12 77.25
45 Estonia 79.18 83.06 74.98
46 United States 79.11 81.65 76.61
47 Panama 79.10 82.20 76.14
48 Croatia 79.02 82.02 75.95
49 Albania 78.96 80.48 77.48
50 Oman 78.58 80.94 76.90
51 United Arab Emirates 78.46 79.80 77.79
52 Turkey 78.45 81.21 75.57
53 Uruguay 78.43 81.88 74.75
54 French Polynesia 78.23 80.41 76.23
55 New Caledonia 78.16 80.89 75.61
56 Slovakia 78.00 81.35 74.59
57 Bosnia and Herzegovina 77.93 80.32 75.48
58 Colombia 77.87 80.54 75.18
59 Thailand 77.74 81.34 74.16
60 Bahrain 77.73 78.88 76.87
61 Ecuador 77.71 80.45 75.05
62 Sri Lanka 77.56 80.74 74.25
63 Algeria 77.50 78.76 76.30
64 Antigua and Barbuda 77.47 78.58 76.26
64 China 77.47 79.73 75.36
65 Peru 77.44 80.15 74.87
66 Morocco 77.43 78.66 76.17
67 Montenegro 77.39 79.77 74.99
68 Tunisia 77.36 79.34 75.37
69 Iran 77.33 78.54 76.22
70 Hungary 77.31 80.66 73.78
71 Argentina 77.17 80.42 73.82
72 Aruba 76.79 79.10 74.26
73 Saint Lucia 76.67 78.06 75.27
74 Malaysia 76.65 78.78 74.71
75 Brazil 76.57 80.14 73.01
76 Romania 76.50 79.91 73.13
77 Serbia 76.47 79.05 73.89
78 Lithuania 76.41 81.70 70.97
79 Brunei 76.35 77.64 75.17
80 North Macedonia 76.26 78.32 74.26
81 Syria 76.06 79.11 73.13
82 Honduras 75.87 78.14 73.57
83 Kuwait 75.85 77.06 75.09
84 Vietnam 75.77 79.85 71.73
85 Latvia 75.73 80.37 70.81
86 Saudi Arabia 75.69 77.37 74.47
87 Armenia 75.55 78.90 71.82
88 Mauritius 75.51 78.92 72.21
89 Bulgaria 75.49 79.06 72.05
90 Mexico 75.41 78.17 72.62
91 Nicaragua 75.23 78.65 71.75
92 Belarus 75.20 79.90 70.15
93 Belize 75.09 78.25 72.14
94 Guatemala 75.05 77.89 72.14
95 Jordan 75.01 76.82 73.28
96 Jamaica 74.88 76.60 73.17
97 Dominican Republic 74.65 77.90 71.58
98 State of Palestine 74.62 76.38 72.92
99 Paraguay 74.59 76.78 72.55
100 Bahamas 74.28 76.51 71.95
101 Georgia 74.24 78.54 69.85
102 El Salvador 74.06 78.48 69.27
103 Trinidad and Tobago 73.91 76.66 71.24
104 Kazakhstan 73.90 77.97 69.55
105 Samoa 73.75 75.97 71.69
106 Seychelles 73.74 77.71 70.26
107 Cabo Verde 73.58 76.83 70.15
108 Bangladesh 73.57 75.60 71.80
109 Libya 73.44 76.46 70.61
110 Solomon Islands 73.38 75.31 71.60
111 Azerbaijan 73.33 75.87 70.76
112 Russia 72.99 78.15 67.62
113 St. Vincent & Grenadines 72.98 75.62 70.66
114 North Korea 72.89 76.37 69.26
115 Bhutan 72.77 73.33 72.27
116 Grenada 72.59 75.16 70.24
117 Egypt 72.54 74.95 70.23
118 Ukraine 72.50 77.27 67.56
119 Bolivia 72.35 75.35 69.50
120 Venezuela 72.34 76.25 68.59
121 Indonesia 72.32 74.64 70.12
122 Moldova 72.30 76.53 68.02
123 Suriname 72.13 75.55 68.88
124 Uzbekistan 72.04 74.26 69.80
125 Kyrgyzstan 71.95 76.03 67.85
126 Tajikistan 71.76 74.11 69.50
127 Nepal 71.74 73.23 70.13
128 Philippines 71.66 75.92 67.67
129 Tonga 71.32 73.38 69.28
130 Iraq 71.08 73.21 68.96
130 Western Sahara 71.08 73.19 69.36
131 Sao Tome & Principe 71.01 73.50 68.54
132 Vanuatu 70.99 72.75 69.40
133 Cambodia 70.54 72.69 68.20
134 Mongolia 70.53 74.79 66.43
135 India 70.42 71.80 69.16
136 Guyana 70.26 73.53 67.22
137 Timor-Leste 70.18 72.36 68.14
138 Rwanda 70.00 72.16 67.75
139 Botswana 69.86 72.69 66.72
140 Kiribati 69.17 73.12 65.00
141 Laos 68.89 70.79 67.04
142 Senegal 68.87 70.88 66.64
143 Turkmenistan 68.63 72.19 65.10
144 Madagascar 68.21 69.92 66.53
145 Fiji 67.91 69.97 66.00
146 Djibouti 67.87 70.16 65.84
147 Ethiopia 67.81 69.80 65.86
148 Pakistan 67.79 68.90 66.77
149 Myanmar 67.78 70.81 64.65
150 Eritrea 67.48 69.75 65.26
151 Kenya 67.47 69.87 65.04
152 Gabon 67.03 69.27 64.93
153 Yemen 66.44 68.16 64.72
154 Tanzania 66.39 68.25 64.52
155 Sudan 66.09 68.03 64.18
156 Afghanistan 65.98 67.59 64.47
157 Malawi 65.62 68.77 62.45
158 Mauritania 65.57 67.24 63.88
159 Papua New Guinea 65.22 66.62 63.92
160 Congo 65.21 66.73 63.67
161 Comoros 65.03 66.88 63.24
162 Liberia 65.00 66.48 63.54
163 Haiti 64.99 67.21 62.77
164 Ghana 64.94 66.13 63.78
165 South Africa 64.88 68.42 61.46
166 Namibia 64.86 67.67 61.83
167 Zambia 64.70 67.71 61.66
168 Uganda 64.38 66.67 61.99
169 Niger 63.62 64.89 62.41
170 Gambia 63.26 64.73 61.80
171 Burkina Faso 62.98 63.78 62.06
172 Benin 62.84 64.45 61.23
173 Burundi 62.71 64.56 60.85
174 Guinea 62.64 63.25 61.79
175 Angola 62.22 65.12 59.46
176 Zimbabwe 62.16 63.66 60.39
177 Mozambique 62.13 64.95 59.05
177 Togo 62.13 63.08 61.16
178 DR Congo 61.60 63.21 60.01
179 Eswatini 61.05 65.67 56.98
180 Mali 60.54 61.39 59.69
181 Cameroon 60.32 61.66 58.99
182 Equatorial Guinea 59.82 61.08 58.76
183 Guinea-Bissau 59.38 61.33 57.31
184 Côte d'Ivoire 58.75 60.13 57.50
185 South Sudan 58.74 60.31 57.21
186 Somalia 58.34 60.11 56.62
187 Sierra Leone 55.92 56.78 55.01
188 Nigeria 55.75 56.75 54.80
189 Lesotho 55.65 58.90 52.52
190 Chad 55.17 56.65 53.73
191 Central African Republic 54.36 56.58 52.16

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