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.
235 Results
RankCountryyearsDate of Information
1Monaco89.40
2Singapore86.19
3Macau84.81
4Japan84.65
5San Marino83.68
6Canada83.62
7Iceland83.45
8Hong Kong83.41
9Andorra83.23
10Israel83.15
11Guernsey83.03
12Switzerland83.03
13Malta83.00
14Australia82.89
15Korea, South82.78
16Luxembourg82.78
17Italy82.67
18Sweden82.60
19Jersey82.43
20France82.39
21Liechtenstein82.36
22Norway82.35
23New Zealand82.33
24Spain82.21
25Austria82.07
25Ashmore and Cartier Islands82.07
26Anguilla82.00
27Netherlands81.95
28Cayman Islands81.84
29Isle of Man81.84
30Bermuda81.83
31Belgium81.65
32Slovenia81.61
33Finland81.55
34Puerto Rico81.47
35Denmark81.45
36Ireland81.45
37Germany81.30
38United Kingdom81.30
39Portugal81.29
40Greece81.28
41Saint Pierre and Miquelon81.20
42Faroe Islands81.04
43Taiwan80.95
44Turks and Caicos Islands80.60
45Wallis and Futuna80.45
46United States80.43
47Saint Barthelemy80.36
48Saint Martin80.36
49Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha80.25
50Gibraltar80.20
51Virgin Islands80.05
52Bahrain79.67
53Qatar79.58
54Chile79.57
55Cyprus79.51
56Czechia79.50
57Panama79.47
58British Virgin Islands79.44
59Costa Rica79.41
60Coral Sea Islands79.41
60Cuba79.41
61United Arab Emirates79.37
62Albania79.23
63Curacao79.19
64Sint Maarten79.03
65Kuwait78.90
66Saint Lucia78.71
67New Caledonia78.59
67South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands79.03
68Lebanon78.53
69Poland78.53
70Barbados78.31
71French Polynesia78.19
72Uruguay78.19
73Brunei78.14
74Paraguay78.13
75Paracel Islands78.19
75Argentina78.07
76Slovakia78.07
77Dominica77.96
78Algeria77.79
79Aruba77.76
80Ecuador77.76
81Sri Lanka77.75
82Bosnia and Herzegovina77.74
83Estonia77.63
84Antigua and Barbuda77.55
85Montenegro77.51
86Thailand77.41
87Tonga77.29
88Georgia77.25
89Guam77.25
90Croatia76.97
91Hungary76.95
92Mexico76.94
93Libya76.93
94Colombia76.91
95Cook Islands76.89
96Saint Kitts and Nevis76.83
97Mauritius76.70
98Maldives76.69
99Oman76.64
99Cocos (Keeling) Islands76.89
101Tunisia76.57
102Serbia76.56
103Solomon Islands76.45
104Saint Vincent and the Grenadines76.43
105Saudi Arabia76.40
106Northern Mariana Islands76.33
107China76.31
108Romania76.30
109West Bank76.12
110Turkey75.96
111Bahamas, The75.87
112Malaysia75.87
113Armenia75.86
114Seychelles75.84
115Jordan75.75
116Latvia75.65
117Lithuania75.61
118Belize75.56
119Jamaica75.49
120Montserrat75.49
121Grenada75.48
122Bulgaria75.30
123Vietnam75.25
124Gaza Strip75.14
125El Salvador75.11
126American Samoa75.06
127Iran75.06
128Uzbekistan75.03
129Brazil74.98
130Peru74.96
131Svalbard75.11
131Samoa74.92
132Trinidad and Tobago74.92
133Honduras74.90
134Vanuatu74.87
135Nicaragua74.51
136Bangladesh74.43
137Marshall Islands74.38
138Palau74.38
139Micronesia, Federated States of74.17
140Belarus74.01
141Egypt74.01
142Syria74.01
143Fiji74.00
144Azerbaijan73.88
145Greenland73.71
146Suriname73.57
147Morocco73.56
148Cabo Verde73.47
149Ukraine73.18
150Kosovo72.99
151Iraq72.90
152Indonesia72.82
153Guatemala72.63
154Dominican Republic72.28
155Kazakhstan72.25
156Venezuela72.22
157Malawi72.16
158Moldova72.16
159Russia72.16
160Nepal72.12
161Kyrgyzstan72.07
162Korea, North71.65
163Guyana71.59
164Turkmenistan71.54
165Bhutan71.50
166Mongolia71.08
167Togo70.99
168Bolivia70.70
169Philippines70.32
170India70.03
171Tanzania69.90
172Papua New Guinea69.86
173Burma69.62
174Timor-Leste69.62
175Gabon69.37
176Pakistan69.37
177Kenya69.32
178Tajikistan69.06
179Spratly Islands69.86
179Ghana69.01
180Uganda68.58
181Tuvalu68.07
182Tokelau69.62
182Ethiopia67.90
183Madagascar67.86
184Nauru67.62
185Kiribati67.59
186Yemen67.18
187Burundi67.07
188Comoros66.90
189Sudan66.79
190Sao Tome and Principe66.72
191Eritrea66.51
192Equatorial Guinea66.35
193Cambodia66.27
194Gambia, The66.15
195Laos66.00
196Zambia65.92
197Namibia65.87
198Haiti65.61
199Rwanda65.48
200Botswana65.24
201Liberia65.10
202South Africa65.04
203Djibouti65.00
204Mauritania64.86
205Senegal63.83
206Guinea63.53
207Guinea-Bissau63.26
208Burkina Faso63.06
209Zimbabwe62.83
210Cameroon62.79
211Mali62.01
212Benin61.82
213Cote d'Ivoire61.80
214Angola61.71
215Congo, Republic of the61.69
216Congo, Democratic Republic of the61.43
217Nigeria60.87
218Sierra Leone60.19
219Niger59.70
220Eswatini59.13
221Lesotho58.90
222Chad58.73
223South Sudan58.60
224Mozambique56.49
225Somalia55.32
226Central African Republic55.07
227Afghanistan53.25
228Niue59.70