Life Expectancy by Country in 1973

In 1973, ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands was the country with the highest average life expectancy of 75.2605 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino with a life expectancy of 75.0115 years of age, and ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden with 74.8643 years of age. The country with the lowest average human lifespan was ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali with 34.5651 years of age.

The geographic region with the highest life expectancy was Northern America with an average of 71.54 years. Closely followed by Europe with an average life expectancy of 70.40 years, and Oceania with 68.04 years of average life expectancy.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Northern Europe had the highest average life expectancy of 72.37 years. Closely followed by Western Europe with an average life expectancy of 72.03 years, and Australia/New Zealand with 71.99 years of average life expectancy.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that High-income countries has the highest average life expectancy of 70.99 years. While the lowest average life expectancy is recorded by Low-income countries with a average life expectancy of only 44.52 years of age.

Countries with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1973

Rank Country Life Expectancy (Age)
1 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ด Faroe Islands 75.2605
2 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒ San Marino 75.0115
3 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 74.8643
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Andorra 74.5689
5 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด Norway 74.4409
6 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ Iceland 74.3324
7 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Netherlands 74.2299
8 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ Switzerland 74.0602
9 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Guernsey 73.7576
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Denmark 73.6954
11 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จ Monaco 73.5172
12 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถ Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 73.5034
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Japan 73.4061
14 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 73.0715
15 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Greece 73.0284
16 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ China, Hong Kong SAR 72.9099
17 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Spain 72.7348
18 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France 72.4799
19 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง United Kingdom 72.1866
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy 72.105
21 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 72.0962
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia 72.0599
23 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆ Holy See 71.9377
24 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒ Bermuda 71.8877
25 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซ Saint Martin (French part) 71.8197
26 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟ New Zealand 71.6757
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Israel 71.6699
28 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช Belgium 71.6335
29 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท Puerto Rico 71.5805
30 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พ Belarus 71.4599
31 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States of America 71.3883
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Gibraltar 71.3752
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany 71.3674
34 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 71.3662
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Antigua and Barbuda 71.3493
36 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Bulgaria 71.33
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡น Lithuania 71.303
38 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น Austria 71.1961
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Ireland 71.1728
40 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ช Jersey 70.9449
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช Montenegro 70.7895
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ด China, Macao SAR 70.5676
43 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡น Malta 70.5517
44 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑ Poland 70.5295
45 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ช Estonia 70.2444
46 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บ Luxembourg 70.2014
47 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พ Cyprus 70.1633
48 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 70.0891
49 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Slovakia 70.0298
50 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บ Cuba 70.0204
51 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท Croatia 69.9885
52 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ China, Taiwan Province of China 69.8728
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ป Latvia 69.8254
54 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Singapore 69.6168
55 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ Hungary 69.6
56 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Ukraine 69.5367
57 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผ Curaรงao 69.3015
58 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง Barbados 69.1667
59 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ Uruguay 69.0961
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผ Aruba 69.0918
61 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Slovenia 68.9909
62 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ Saint Helena 68.6512
63 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น Portugal 68.6044
64 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 68.5827
65 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒ Saint Pierre and Miquelon 68.2448
66 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ Bosnia and Herzegovina 68.2162
67 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Dominica 68.0488
68 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Qatar 68.0487
69 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ท Costa Rica 67.9526
70 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด Romania 67.9219
71 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌ British Virgin Islands 67.8086
72 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Russian Federation 67.673
73 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ Serbia 67.6494
74 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผ Kuwait 67.5783
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Jamaica 67.551
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธ American Samoa 67.3766
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถ Martinique 67.249
78 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ง Lebanon 67.2291
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Grenada 67.2171
80 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑ Saint Barthรฉlemy 67.1838
81 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญ Bahrain 67.1831
82 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Albania 67.1401
83 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆ Panama 67.0871
84 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎ United States Virgin Islands 67.0339
85 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธ Montserrat 66.8647
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Isle of Man 66.5553
87 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธ Bahamas 66.4876
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Anguilla 66.3752
89 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina 66.323
90 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ต Guadeloupe 66.2895
91 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Cook Islands 66.2838
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ต Northern Mariana Islands 66.0388
93 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณ Brunei Darussalam 65.9629
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ North Macedonia 65.9579
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Sri Lanka 65.939
96 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 65.9357
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บ Guam 65.752
98 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น Trinidad and Tobago 65.5606
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Kosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 65.5223
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช Georgia 65.421
101 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บ Niue 65.1844
102 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พ Cayman Islands 64.8564
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Lucia 64.8309
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซ French Guiana 64.6913
105 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟ Belize 64.6224
106 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Malaysia 64.6199
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Armenia 64.6111
108 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡น Mayotte 64.5581
109 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ช Rรฉunion 64.548
110 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Liechtenstein 64.2455
111 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ด Tonga 64.2415
112 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Republic of Moldova 64.1634
113 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Chile 63.9046
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท Republic of Korea 63.8111
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช United Arab Emirates 63.3508
116 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Greenland 63.292
117 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซ French Polynesia 63.2063
118 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พ Paraguay 63.0656
119 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด Colombia 63.0604
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ด Jordan 62.9085
121 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จ New Caledonia 62.7422
122 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐ Tokelau 62.7069
123 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ต Dem. People's Republic of Korea 62.3861
124 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Micronesia (Fed. States of) 62.1386
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Mexico 62.0549
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถ Iraq 62.0303
127 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธ Samoa 61.7466
128 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Uzbekistan 61.6761
129 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ Philippines 61.6409
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Kazakhstan 61.3908
131 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Fiji 61.022
132 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บ Mauritius 60.8693
133 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ท Suriname 60.6965
134 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พ Syrian Arab Republic 60.6914
135 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พ Guyana 60.6832
136 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ Seychelles 60.6162
137 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ท Nauru 60.5291
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณ Saint Kitts and Nevis 60.2754
139 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จ Turks and Caicos Islands 60.1715
140 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Azerbaijan 60.0447
141 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Thailand 59.836
142 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญ Marshall Islands 59.7467
143 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ China 59.3891
144 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Kyrgyzstan 59.1748
145 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จ Ecuador 58.8371
146 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒ Turkmenistan 58.8324
147 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ง Solomon Islands 58.5943
148 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท Tรผrkiye 58.5212
149 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil 58.4718
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พ Libya 58.2874
151 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผ Palau 58.0671
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ด Dominican Republic 58.0423
153 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡น Sao Tome and Principe 57.9411
154 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ Tajikistan 57.9402
155 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ Zimbabwe 57.3672
156 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ Tunisia 57.2002
157 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ป Tuvalu 57.1974
158 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ช Peru 57.0848
159 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บ Vanuatu 56.9504
160 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผ Botswana 56.8615
161 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ Viet Nam 56.7864
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ South Africa 56.7224
163 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ป Cabo Verde 56.0079
164 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 55.9767
165 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Kiribati 55.9706
166 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Saudi Arabia 55.932
167 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Nicaragua 55.7248
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช Kenya 55.677
169 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐ Pakistan 55.4856
170 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Namibia 55.3743
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Indonesia 54.8498
172 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Congo 54.7001
173 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณ Mongolia 54.631
174 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณ Honduras 54.4149
175 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซ Wallis and Futuna Islands 54.0625
176 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Gabon 54.057
177 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ป El Salvador 54.0477
178 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌ Papua New Guinea 53.8694
179 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Zambia 53.2999
180 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Sudan 53.0689
181 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡น Guatemala 53.0026
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท Iran (Islamic Republic of) 52.9455
183 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Eswatini 52.4685
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lesotho 52.1197
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท Mauritania 51.8976
186 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Myanmar 51.8703
187 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ Oman 50.8587
188 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ Egypt 50.8524
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Morocco 50.1714
190 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉ Bangladesh 49.8281
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ India 49.5395
192 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon 49.3235
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Djibouti 49.1192
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Madagascar 48.8251
195 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana 48.3978
196 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ป Maldives 48.2139
197 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น Haiti 48.2079
198 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ United Republic of Tanzania 47.9781
199 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 47.975
200 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌ Togo 47.5968
201 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Comoros 46.881
202 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซ Central African Republic 46.8538
203 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Uganda 46.8395
204 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Cรดte d'Ivoire 46.5561
205 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia 46.1306
206 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผ Rwanda 45.9053
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Algeria 45.0793
208 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Lao People's Democratic Republic 44.4765
209 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Democratic Republic of the Congo 44.096
210 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ต Nepal 44.0438
211 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญ Western Sahara 43.802
212 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏ Benin 43.5964
213 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถ Equatorial Guinea 43.4767
214 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ช Yemen 43.3478
215 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ Senegal 42.557
216 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡น Bhutan 42.4512
217 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ท Eritrea 42.2523
218 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Nigeria 42.0111
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ท Liberia 41.9101
220 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉ Chad 41.7803
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Mozambique 41.7072
222 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡น Ethiopia 41.6349
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Gambia 41.3937
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ด Angola 41.2705
225 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซ Burkina Faso 40.5481
226 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Sierra Leone 40.2168
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญ Cambodia 40.0243
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณ Guinea 39.8912
229 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผ Guinea-Bissau 39.0336
230 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซ Afghanistan 39.0029
231 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑ Timor-Leste 38.994
232 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ Malawi 38.5442
233 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎ Burundi 37.275
234 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธ South Sudan 36.4786
235 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ช Niger 35.7037
236 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ State of Palestine 34.7406
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Mali 34.5651

Regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1973

Rank Region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Northern America 71.5377
2 Europe 70.4014
3 Oceania 68.0447
4 Latin America and the Caribbean 60.4398
5 Asia 55.9197
6 Africa 46.1543

Sub-regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1973

Rank Sub-region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Northern Europe 72.3651
2 Western Europe 72.0271
3 Australia/New Zealand 71.9885
4 Southern Europe 71.2518
5 Eastern Europe 68.6566
6 Polynesia 63.0
7 Caribbean 62.3784
8 Micronesia 61.6684
9 Eastern Asia 60.9977
10 Central Asia 60.5083
11 Central America 60.464
12 South America 60.1617
13 Western Asia 58.1908
14 Southern Africa 56.3971
15 South-Eastern Asia 56.1464
16 Melanesia 55.4294
17 Northern Africa 50.6009
18 Southern Asia 50.01
19 Eastern Africa 45.7708
20 Middle Africa 44.8186
21 Western Africa 42.0439

Income Groups with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1973

Rank Income Group Life Expectancy (Age)
1 High-income countries 70.9945
2 No income group available 65.7346
3 Upper-middle-income countries 60.4583
4 Middle-income countries 55.6324
5 Lower-middle-income countries 51.2425
6 Low-income countries 44.5215