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The life expectancy of the World

72.38 years in 2017

Life expectancy of World increased from 57.39 years in 1968 to 72.38 years in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 0.48%.

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Date Value Change, %
2017 72.38 0.28 %
2016 72.18 0.33 %
2015 71.95 0.29 %
2014 71.74 0.39 %
2013 71.46 0.41 %
2012 71.17 0.41 %
2011 70.88 0.46 %
2010 70.56 0.44 %
2009 70.25 0.50 %
2008 69.90 0.44 %
2007 69.59 0.48 %
2006 69.26
Children Mortality Rate 39.8 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2017 WB
Infant Mortality Rate 29.7 per 1,000 live births in 2017 WB
Mortality Rate 119.91 per 1,000 female adults in 2017 WB
Neonatal Deaths 2,537,500 Number in 2017 WB
Neonatal Mortality Rate 18.2 per 1,000 live births in 2017 WB
Survival 81.18 % in 2017 WB
Under-5 Deaths 5,480,743 Number in 2017 WB
Macro Region (years)
Europe 88.95 in 2099 UNDESA
South America 87.5 in 2099 UNDESA
Oceania 86.79 in 2099 UNDESA
Asia 83.9 in 2099 UNDESA
North America 78.91 in 2017 WB
Africa 76.4 in 2099 UNDESA
Central America and the Caribbean 1660 timeseries
Middle East 1398 timeseries
Southeast Asia 1211 timeseries
Country (years)
Hong Kong 94.18 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Macau 93.72 in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Japan 93.66 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Singapore 92.93 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Switzerland 92.93 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Italy 92.77 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Spain 92.75 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Australia 92.74 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Republic of Korea 92.72 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Israel 92.26 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Iceland 92.06 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Sweden 92 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
France 91.96 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Malta 91.93 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Luxembourg 91.84 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Canada 91.76 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Ireland 91.76 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
New Zealand 91.74 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Portugal 91.74 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Greece 91.72 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Norway 91.6 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Netherlands 91.44 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Finland 91.39 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Belgium 91.2 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Austria 91.2 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Maldives 91.02 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Germany 91 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Slovenia 90.95 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
United Kingdom 90.71 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Chile 90.65 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Costa Rica 90.58 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Cyprus 90.56 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Taiwan Province of China 90.53 in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Denmark 90.38 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Qatar 90.02 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Puerto Rico 89.73 in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Turkey 89.62 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Oman 89.37 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Lebanon 89.23 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Czech Republic 89.11 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Panama 89.09 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Poland 88.91 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Cuba 88.8 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Croatia 88.77 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Peru 88.77 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
United States of America 88.73 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Barbados 88.64 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Ecuador 88.61 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Estonia 88.41 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Albania 88.33 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Morocco 88.29 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Thailand 88.26 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Colombia 88.22 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
United Arab Emirates 88.18 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Uruguay 88.1 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Sri Lanka 87.93 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Brazil 87.88 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Iran 87.77 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
China 87.77 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Bosnia and Herzegovina 87.75 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Algeria 87.68 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Tunisia 87.66 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Slovakia 87.51 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Argentina 87.18 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Hungary 87.01 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Nicaragua 86.96 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Guatemala 86.87 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Montenegro 86.77 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Honduras 86.59 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Antigua and Barbuda 86.58 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Malaysia 86.57 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Bahrain 86.55 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Romania 86.45 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Mexico 86.41 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Syrian Arab Republic 86.38 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Serbia 86.32 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Bangladesh 86.24 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Lithuania 86.18 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Mauritius 86.03 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Saint Lucia 86.01 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
North Macedonia 85.98 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
El Salvador 85.94 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Brunei Darussalam 85.9 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Viet Nam 85.81 in 2100 UNDESA + 2 others
Saudi Arabia 85.78 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Dominican Republic 85.73 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Belize 85.54 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Latvia 85.42 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
San Marino 85.42 in 2012 WB
Armenia 85.34 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Bulgaria 85.08 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Belarus 85.06 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Palestine 85.05 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Cabo Verde 85 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Jordan 84.91 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Kuwait 84.89 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 84.71 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Georgia 84.67 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Bhutan 84.54 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Seychelles 84.47 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Kazakhstan 84.37 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Bolivia 84.36 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Jamaica 84.28 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Libya 84.23 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Paraguay 84.09 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Samoa 83.98 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Trinidad and Tobago 83.94 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Indonesia 83.89 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Nepal 83.85 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Micronesia (Federated States of) 83.77 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 83.7 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Russian Federation 83.68 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Bahamas 83.65 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Rwanda 83.45 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Egypt 83.39 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Solomon Islands 83.34 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Mongolia 83 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Ukraine 82.97 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Azerbaijan 82.94 in 2099 UNDESA + 3 others
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 82.93 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Tajikistan 82.92 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Sao Tome and Principe 82.79 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Kyrgyzstan 82.73 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Grenada 82.73 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Republic of Moldova 82.57 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Suriname 82.5 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Philippines 82.21 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
India 81.89 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Madagascar 81.87 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Ethiopia 81.81 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Kiribati 81.76 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Cambodia 81.76 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Andorra 81.66 in 2017 UNDP
Malawi 81.36 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Senegal 81.24 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Uzbekistan 81.06 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Eritrea 81.01 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 80.98 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Timor-Leste 80.98 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Iraq 80.74 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Vanuatu 80.69 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Liechtenstein 80.41 in 2017 UNDP + 1 other
Djibouti 80.4 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Tonga 80.24 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Kenya 79.98 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Botswana 79.89 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
United Republic of Tanzania 79.73 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Guyana 79.52 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Myanmar 78.7 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Afghanistan 78.46 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Turkmenistan 78.17 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Uganda 78.1 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Dominica 78.03 in 2017 UNDP + 1 other
Mozambique 78.03 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Namibia 78 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Fiji 77.89 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Zambia 77.81 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Sudan 77.78 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Pakistan 77.38 in 2100 UNDESA + 2 others
Haiti 77.25 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Gabon 77.19 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Burundi 77.14 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Burkina Faso 77.09 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Ghana 76.37 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
South Africa 76.33 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Niger 76.27 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Liberia 76.11 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Yemen 76.02 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Congo 75.35 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Gambia 75.15 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Angola 75.06 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Mauritania 75.05 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Comoros 75 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Papua New Guinea 74.91 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Zimbabwe 74.85 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Guinea 74.51 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Benin 74.45 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Saint Kitts and Nevis 74.37 in 2017 UNDP + 1 other
Togo 74.15 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Eswatini 74.09 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Cameroon 73.71 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Democratic Republic of the Congo 73.66 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Marshall Islands 73.62 in 2017 UNDP + 1 other
Palau 73.45 in 2017 UNDP + 1 other
Lesotho 72.53 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Guinea Bissau 72.45 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Equatorial Guinea 72.35 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Mali 72.11 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Somalia 71.46 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Sierra Leone 70.95 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
South Sudan 70.85 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Côte d'Ivoire 70.26 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Nigeria 70.06 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Chad 69.6 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Tuvalu 68.62 in 2016 UNDP
Central African Republic 68.51 in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others

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