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Life expectancy at birth


In 2016, life expectancy in Burundi was 57.5 years. In the ranking by life expectancy including 187 countries, Burundi has the 149th rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Gabon and the Ghana. Compared to Australia which at the top of the ranking with life expectancy of 82.5 years in 2016, Burundi has 30.33 % percent lower life expectancy.

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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.