Country Comparisons

Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth compares the average number of years to be lived by a group of people born in the same year, if mortality at each age remains constant in the future. Life expectancy at birth is also a measure of overall quality of life in a country and summarizes the mortality at all ages.
226 Results
RankCountryyearsDate of Information
1Monaco89.30
2Japan86.00
3Singapore86.00
4Macau84.60
5San Marino83.50
6Canada83.40
7Iceland83.30
8Hong Kong83.20
9Andorra83.00
10Israel83.00
11Guernsey82.80
12Malta82.80
13Switzerland82.80
14Australia82.70
15Korea, South82.60
16Luxembourg82.60
17Italy82.50
18Sweden82.40
19France82.20
20Jersey82.20
21Liechtenstein82.20
22New Zealand82.10
23Norway82.10
24Spain82.00
25Austria81.90
26Anguilla81.80
27Bermuda81.70
28Netherlands81.70
29Cayman Islands81.60
30Isle of Man81.60
31Belgium81.40
32Slovenia81.40
33Finland81.30
34Puerto Rico81.30
35Denmark81.20
36Ireland81.20
37Germany81.10
38Greece81.10
39Portugal81.10
40United Kingdom81.10
41Saint Pierre and Miquelon81.00
42Faroe Islands80.80
43Taiwan80.60
44Turks and Caicos Islands80.30
45United States80.30
46Saint Barthelemy80.20
47Saint Martin80.20
48Wallis and Futuna80.20
49Gibraltar80.00
50Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha80.00
51Virgin Islands79.80
52Bahrain79.40
53Chile79.40
54Qatar79.40
55Cyprus79.30
56Czechia79.30
57British Virgin Islands79.20
58Costa Rica79.20
59Cuba79.20
60Panama79.20
61Albania79.00
62Curacao79.00
63United Arab Emirates79.00
64Sint Maarten78.80
65Kuwait78.60
66Saint Lucia78.50
67New Caledonia78.40
68Lebanon78.30
69Poland78.30
70Brunei77.90
71French Polynesia77.90
72Paraguay77.90
73Uruguay77.90
74Argentina77.80
75Slovakia77.80
76Dominica77.70
77Algeria77.50
78Aruba77.50
79Bosnia and Herzegovina77.50
80Ecuador77.50
81Sri Lanka77.50
82Estonia77.40
83Antigua and Barbuda77.30
84Montenegro77.30
85Georgia77.00
86Guam77.00
87Tonga77.00
88Croatia76.70
89Hungary76.70
90Libya76.70
91Mexico76.70
92Colombia76.60
93Cook Islands76.60
94Saint Kitts and Nevis76.60
95Mauritius76.50
96Maldives76.40
98Oman76.30
99Serbia76.30
100Tunisia76.30
101Saint Vincent and the Grenadines76.20
102Saudi Arabia76.20
103Solomon Islands76.20
104China76.10
105Northern Mariana Islands76.10
106Barbados76.00
107Romania76.00
108Malaysia75.90
109West Bank75.90
110Turkey75.70
111Armenia75.60
112Seychelles75.60
113Thailand75.60
114Jordan75.50
115Lithuania75.50
116Latvia75.40
117Belize75.30
118Montserrat75.30
119Grenada75.20
120Jamaica75.20
121Bulgaria75.00
122Gaza Strip74.90
123American Samoa74.80
124El Salvador74.80
125Uzbekistan74.80
126Brazil74.70
127Peru74.70
128Samoa74.70
129Honduras74.60
130Vanuatu74.60
131Iran74.50
132Vietnam74.40
133Bangladesh74.20
134Nicaragua74.20
135Marshall Islands74.10
136Palau74.10
137Micronesia, Federated States of73.90
138Trinidad and Tobago73.90
139Belarus73.80
140Egypt73.70
141Fiji73.70
142Indonesia73.70
143Syria73.70
144Azerbaijan73.60
145Greenland73.40
146Bahamas, The73.30
147Morocco73.30
148Suriname73.30
149Cabo Verde73.20
150Ukraine72.90
151Kosovo72.70
152Iraq72.60
153Guatemala72.40
154Bhutan72.10
155Dominican Republic72.00
156Kazakhstan72.00
157Moldova71.90
158Russia71.90
159Kyrgyzstan71.80
160Nepal71.80
161Korea, North71.60
162Turkmenistan71.30
163Venezuela71.00
164Mongolia70.80
165Bolivia70.40
166Philippines70.00
167India69.70
168Guyana69.50
169Burma69.30
170Timor-Leste69.30
171Pakistan69.20
172Gabon69.00
173Kenya69.00
174Tajikistan69.00
175Nauru68.40
176Ghana68.20
177Uganda68.20
178Tuvalu67.90
179Papua New Guinea67.80
180Ethiopia67.50
181Kiribati67.50
182Madagascar67.30
183Yemen66.90
184Burundi66.70
185Togo66.60
186Sudan66.50
187Sao Tome and Principe66.30
188Eritrea66.20
189Cambodia65.90
190Gambia, The65.80
191Comoros65.70
192Equatorial Guinea65.70
193Laos65.70
194Haiti65.30
195Namibia65.30
196Rwanda65.10
197Botswana64.80
198South Africa64.80
199Djibouti64.70
200Liberia64.70
201Mauritania64.50
202Tanzania63.90
203Guinea63.20
204Malawi63.20
205Senegal63.20
206Guinea-Bissau62.80
207Burkina Faso62.70
208Cameroon62.30
209Zimbabwe62.30
210Mali61.60
211Benin61.40
212Angola61.30
213Congo, Republic of the61.30
214Cote d'Ivoire61.30
215Congo, Democratic Republic of the61.00
216Nigeria60.40
217Sierra Leone59.80
218Niger59.30
219Eswatini58.60
220Chad58.30
221Mozambique55.90
222South Sudan55.50
223Central African Republic54.20
224Somalia54.00
225Zambia53.60
226Lesotho53.00
227Afghanistan52.80