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
1Monaco89.52
2Singapore86.35
3Macau84.98
4Japan84.83
5San Marino83.86
6Canada83.80
7Iceland83.64
8Hong Kong83.61
9Andorra83.42
10Israel83.35
11Guernsey83.23
12Switzerland83.23
13Malta83.20
14Australia83.09
15Luxembourg82.98
16Korea, South82.97
17Sweden82.70
18Jersey82.63
19France82.59
20Italy82.59
21Liechtenstein82.56
22Norway82.55
23Spain82.55
24New Zealand82.54
25Austria82.27
26Anguilla82.20
27Netherlands82.16
28Bermuda82.04
29Cayman Islands82.04
30Isle of Man82.04
31United Kingdom81.94
32Belgium81.86
33Slovenia81.82
34Finland81.76
35Puerto Rico81.68
36Denmark81.66
37Ireland81.66
38Germany81.51
39Portugal81.50
40Greece81.49
41Saint Pierre and Miquelon81.41
42Faroe Islands81.26
43Taiwan81.16
44Turks and Caicos Islands80.82
45Wallis and Futuna80.67
46United States80.59
47Saint Barthelemy80.58
48Saint Martin80.58
49Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha80.48
50Gibraltar80.42
51Virgin Islands80.27
52Bahrain79.90
53Qatar79.81
54Chile79.79
55Cyprus79.74
56Czechia79.73
57British Virgin Islands79.67
58Costa Rica79.64
59Cuba79.64
60United Arab Emirates79.56
61Albania79.47
62Curacao79.42
63Sint Maarten79.26
64Kuwait79.13
65Saint Lucia78.95
66New Caledonia78.83
67Lebanon78.76
68Poland78.76
69Barbados78.55
70French Polynesia78.43
71Uruguay78.43
72Brunei78.38
73Paraguay78.37
74Argentina78.31
75Slovakia78.31
76Dominica78.21
77Algeria78.03
78Aruba78.01
79Ecuador78.00
80Sri Lanka78.00
81Bosnia and Herzegovina77.98
82Estonia77.88
83Antigua and Barbuda77.80
84Montenegro77.75
85China77.72
86Thailand77.66
87Panama77.62
88Tonga77.53
89Georgia77.50
90Guam77.50
91Croatia77.22
92Hungary77.20
93Libya77.18
94Cook Islands77.14
95Saint Kitts and Nevis77.08
96Maldives76.94
97Oman76.90
99Tunisia76.82
100Solomon Islands76.70
101Saint Vincent and the Grenadines76.68
102Saudi Arabia76.65
103Northern Mariana Islands76.58
104West Bank76.38
105Turkey76.21
106Armenia76.13
107Bahamas, The76.13
108Malaysia76.13
109Seychelles76.10
110Jordan76.01
111Trinidad and Tobago75.94
112Brazil75.92
113Latvia75.91
114Belize75.82
115Lithuania75.78
116Jamaica75.75
117Romania75.75
118Grenada75.74
119Montserrat75.70
120Bulgaria75.57
121Vietnam75.52
122Gaza Strip75.40
123El Salvador75.37
124American Samoa75.32
125Uzbekistan75.29
126Iran75.25
127Samoa75.19
128Honduras75.17
129Vanuatu75.14
130Colombia74.89
131Mauritius74.86
132Nicaragua74.78
133Bangladesh74.70
134Marshall Islands74.65
135Palau74.64
136Egypt74.45
137Micronesia, Federated States of74.44
138Belarus74.28
139Syria74.28
140Fiji74.27
141Serbia74.17
142Azerbaijan74.15
143Greenland73.98
144Cabo Verde73.75
145Morocco73.68
146Ukraine73.45
147Venezuela73.29
148Iraq73.18
149Indonesia73.08
150Guatemala72.91
151Dominican Republic72.56
152Kazakhstan72.53
153Bolivia72.50
154Malawi72.44
155Moldova72.44
156Russia72.44
157Suriname72.42
158Nepal72.40
159Kyrgyzstan72.35
160Mexico72.32
161Bhutan72.31
162Guyana71.87
163Turkmenistan71.83
164Korea, North71.77
165Mongolia71.37
166Togo71.36
167Kosovo71.12
168Cambodia70.65
169Tanzania70.19
170Philippines70.14
171Senegal69.96
172Burma69.92
173Timor-Leste69.92
174Gabon69.70
175Kenya69.69
176Pakistan69.67
177Papua New Guinea69.43
178Ghana69.37
179Tajikistan69.36
180Uganda68.96
181Peru68.94
182Tuvalu68.38
183Ethiopia68.25
184Madagascar68.17
185Laos68.15
186Nauru67.93
187Kiribati67.90
188Gambia, The67.60
189Yemen67.51
190Burundi67.42
191India67.22
192Comoros67.20
193Sudan67.12
194Sao Tome and Principe67.06
195Eritrea66.85
196Namibia66.47
197Zambia66.26
198Haiti65.95
199Rwanda65.85
200Botswana65.64
201Liberia65.45
202South Africa65.32
203Djibouti65.30
204Mauritania65.22
205Guinea63.90
206Equatorial Guinea63.70
207Guinea-Bissau63.68
208Burkina Faso63.44
209Zimbabwe63.32
210Cameroon63.27
211Mali62.41
212Cote d'Ivoire62.26
213Benin62.21
214Angola62.11
215Congo, Republic of the62.10
216Congo, Democratic Republic of the61.83
217Nigeria61.33
218Niger60.09
219Eswatini59.69
220Lesotho59.57
221South Sudan59.16
222Chad59.15
223Sierra Leone58.76
224Mozambique57.10
225Somalia55.72
226Central African Republic55.52
227Afghanistan53.65