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Lao People’s Democratic Republic - Life expectancy at birth

66.7 (years) in 2016

In 2016, life expectancy for Lao People’s Democratic Republic was 66.7 years. Between 1967 and 2016, life expectancy of Lao People’s Democratic Republic grew substantially from 45.3 to 66.7 years rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 0.99 % in 1987 and then decreased to 0.52 % in 2016.

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What is life expectancy?

Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.

What is Lao People’s Democratic Republic life expectancy?

Date Value Change, %
2016 66.7 0.52 %
2015 66.3 0.55 %
2014 66.0 0.57 %
2013 65.6 0.60 %
2012 65.2 0.64 %
2011 64.8 0.68 %
2010 64.4 0.73 %
2009 63.9 0.77 %
2008 63.4 0.82 %
2007 62.9 0.86 %
2006 62.3 0.90 %
2005 61.8