Life Expectancy by Country in 1975

In 1975, ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands was the country with the highest average life expectancy of 75.5077 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland with a life expectancy of 75.4864 years of age, and ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino with 75.2742 years of age. The country with the lowest average human lifespan was ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia with 11.9951 years of age.

The geographic region with the highest life expectancy was Northern America with an average of 72.62 years. Closely followed by Europe with an average life expectancy of 70.53 years, and Oceania with 68.77 years of average life expectancy.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Northern Europe had the highest average life expectancy of 72.71 years. Closely followed by Australia/New Zealand with an average life expectancy of 72.67 years, and Western Europe with 72.29 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 71.65 years. While the lowest average life expectancy is recorded by Low-income countries with a average life expectancy of only 44.78 years of age.

Countries with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1975

Rank Country Life Expectancy (Age)
1 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ด Faroe Islands 75.5077
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ Iceland 75.4864
3 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒ San Marino 75.2742
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Andorra 75.0925
5 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 74.9767
6 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด Norway 74.817
7 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ Switzerland 74.7916
8 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Netherlands 74.5543
9 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Japan 74.3419
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Denmark 74.1009
11 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถ Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 73.9868
12 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ China, Hong Kong SAR 73.6085
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จ Monaco 73.6059
14 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Spain 73.4945
15 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Guernsey 73.4587
16 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 73.451
17 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Greece 73.4182
18 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France 72.9072
19 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia 72.786
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy 72.7282
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง United Kingdom 72.6523
22 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆ Holy See 72.5832
23 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 72.5792
24 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒ Bermuda 72.5731
25 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States of America 72.5337
26 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟ New Zealand 72.2013
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Israel 72.1314
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซ Saint Martin (French part) 72.1184
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Antigua and Barbuda 71.9768
30 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช Belgium 71.9627
31 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท Puerto Rico 71.9196
32 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 71.8375
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Gibraltar 71.8157
34 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Ireland 71.6912
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡น Malta 71.6189
36 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany 71.5205
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ด China, Macao SAR 71.4191
38 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช Montenegro 71.3662
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น Austria 71.3273
40 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บ Cuba 71.0788
41 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Bulgaria 71.0365
42 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ China, Taiwan Province of China 70.9648
43 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พ Belarus 70.9084
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡น Lithuania 70.8936
45 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Singapore 70.6697
46 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท Croatia 70.6284
47 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พ Cyprus 70.5177
48 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 70.4859
49 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑ Poland 70.4393
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ช Jersey 70.3332
51 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บ Luxembourg 70.3241
52 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Slovakia 70.3035
53 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒ Saint Pierre and Miquelon 70.2872
54 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง Barbados 69.921
55 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ช Estonia 69.7645
56 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผ Aruba 69.7621
57 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผ Curaรงao 69.7553
58 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Ukraine 69.54
59 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Slovenia 69.4703
60 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ Hungary 69.4229
61 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ Bosnia and Herzegovina 69.4054
62 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ท Costa Rica 69.3999
63 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 69.3666
64 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ Uruguay 69.3346
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ป Latvia 69.2099
66 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Dominica 69.1712
67 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด Romania 69.0807
68 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ Saint Helena 69.052
69 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Qatar 69.0076
70 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น Portugal 68.846
71 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญ Bahrain 68.4663
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Albania 68.3275
73 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ Serbia 68.2994
74 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑ Saint Barthรฉlemy 68.1944
75 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆ Panama 68.0789
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถ Martinique 68.0685
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Jamaica 68.0478
78 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จ Turks and Caicos Islands 67.985
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Grenada 67.9708
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผ Kuwait 67.8922
81 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธ American Samoa 67.8497
82 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌ British Virgin Islands 67.834
83 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธ Montserrat 67.7029
84 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ต Guadeloupe 67.5687
85 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎ United States Virgin Islands 67.4599
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Anguilla 67.2743
87 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธ Bahamas 67.2214
88 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Russian Federation 67.1799
89 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณ Brunei Darussalam 67.1071
90 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina 67.0806
91 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 67.0754
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ North Macedonia 67.0095
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ต Northern Mariana Islands 66.9995
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Isle of Man 66.9177
95 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น Trinidad and Tobago 66.7864
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บ Guam 66.577
97 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Chile 66.2792
98 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Sri Lanka 66.2375
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Liechtenstein 66.1938
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Kosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 66.1344
101 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บ Niue 65.9708
102 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟ Belize 65.9421
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พ Cayman Islands 65.9398
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Lucia 65.9211
105 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช Georgia 65.8735
106 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Cook Islands 65.8142
107 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡น Mayotte 65.7307
108 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Malaysia 65.7118
109 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ช Rรฉunion 65.589
110 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซ French Guiana 65.4083
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช United Arab Emirates 65.0801
112 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Armenia 64.9617
113 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ด Tonga 64.8436
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท Republic of Korea 64.6263
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Republic of Moldova 64.3477
116 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด Colombia 64.2702
117 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ด Jordan 63.9608
118 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซ French Polynesia 63.8894
119 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พ Syrian Arab Republic 63.5378
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ต Dem. People's Republic of Korea 63.5262
121 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พ Paraguay 63.4452
122 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จ New Caledonia 63.3866
123 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐ Tokelau 63.1024
124 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณ Saint Kitts and Nevis 63.0984
125 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ Viet Nam 62.8822
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Mexico 62.8105
127 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Micronesia (Fed. States of) 62.8024
128 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธ Samoa 62.7638
129 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Greenland 62.3615
130 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Uzbekistan 62.1806
131 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ Seychelles 62.0833
132 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บ Mauritius 62.0439
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Kazakhstan 61.9158
134 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Fiji 61.8517
135 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ Philippines 61.7037
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถ Iraq 61.4639
137 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Thailand 61.2719
138 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ท Suriname 61.0493
139 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ท Nauru 60.9266
140 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ China 60.917
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พ Guyana 60.8194
142 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พ Libya 60.8105
143 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Azerbaijan 60.3369
144 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญ Marshall Islands 60.2972
145 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จ Ecuador 60.2318
146 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Kyrgyzstan 59.6535
147 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒ Turkmenistan 59.5252
148 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท Tรผrkiye 59.4966
149 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ Tunisia 59.4683
150 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil 59.353
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ด Dominican Republic 59.2356
152 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผ Palau 59.1378
153 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ Tajikistan 58.8761
154 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ State of Palestine 58.6345
155 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ป Tuvalu 58.5349
156 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡น Sao Tome and Principe 58.2627
157 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ง Lebanon 58.1279
158 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บ Vanuatu 58.0872
159 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ง Solomon Islands 58.0777
160 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Saudi Arabia 58.068
161 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผ Botswana 57.998
162 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ช Peru 57.9047
163 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ป Cabo Verde 57.8897
164 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ Zimbabwe 57.5521
165 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณ Honduras 57.5485
166 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ South Africa 57.5118
167 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Namibia 56.547
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Kiribati 56.4713
169 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 56.2589
170 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Nicaragua 56.0356
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Indonesia 55.9683
172 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐ Pakistan 55.9048
173 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช Kenya 55.8258
174 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณ Mongolia 55.65
175 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซ Wallis and Futuna Islands 55.417
176 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Congo 55.3228
177 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌ Papua New Guinea 55.0392
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Gabon 55.0346
179 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ป El Salvador 54.8746
180 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡น Guatemala 54.8241
181 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท Iran (Islamic Republic of) 54.761
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Zambia 54.2387
183 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Eswatini 53.824
184 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Sudan 53.3769
185 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ Oman 53.2973
186 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lesotho 52.9868
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท Mauritania 52.6496
188 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ Egypt 52.5907
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Myanmar 52.5155
190 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Morocco 51.2436
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ India 50.8123
192 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ป Maldives 50.5188
193 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉ Bangladesh 50.2919
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Djibouti 49.8705
195 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon 49.7175
196 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Madagascar 49.5271
197 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana 49.2465
198 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 48.8261
199 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌ Togo 48.7286
200 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ United Republic of Tanzania 48.7219
201 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น Haiti 48.6815
202 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Cรดte d'Ivoire 48.3461
203 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซ Central African Republic 47.9131
204 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Algeria 46.9722
205 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Comoros 46.6281
206 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Uganda 46.2673
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Lao People's Democratic Republic 45.8916
208 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ช Yemen 45.2448
209 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ต Nepal 45.0397
210 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผ Rwanda 44.6979
211 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏ Benin 44.6805
212 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Democratic Republic of the Congo 44.4714
213 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia 44.1819
214 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ Senegal 44.0987
215 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡น Bhutan 44.0895
216 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Nigeria 43.6623
217 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎ Burundi 42.9823
218 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ท Liberia 42.7741
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Mozambique 42.5816
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Gambia 42.4443
221 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซ Burkina Faso 42.307
222 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ท Eritrea 42.2399
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผ Guinea-Bissau 42.0535
224 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉ Chad 41.8721
225 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ด Angola 41.1909
226 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Sierra Leone 41.1726
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณ Guinea 40.5909
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ Malawi 40.222
229 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซ Afghanistan 40.1003
230 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡น Ethiopia 39.3561
231 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธ South Sudan 36.7458
232 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ช Niger 36.5876
233 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญ Western Sahara 36.4527
234 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Mali 36.2253
235 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถ Equatorial Guinea 35.8118
236 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑ Timor-Leste 24.8337
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญ Cambodia 11.9951

Regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1975

Rank Region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Northern America 72.6188
2 Europe 70.5324
3 Oceania 68.7719
4 Latin America and the Caribbean 61.4061
5 Asia 56.6852
6 Africa 46.903

Sub-regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1975

Rank Sub-region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Northern Europe 72.7144
2 Australia/New Zealand 72.6742
3 Western Europe 72.2934
4 Southern Europe 71.8779
5 Eastern Europe 68.5076
6 Polynesia 63.7477
7 Caribbean 62.9618
8 Eastern Asia 62.5003
9 Micronesia 62.3954
10 Central America 61.4599
11 South America 61.1553
12 Central Asia 61.0883
13 Western Asia 59.4841
14 Southern Africa 57.2176
15 Melanesia 56.4995
16 South-Eastern Asia 55.0227
17 Northern Africa 52.0817
18 Southern Asia 51.1551
19 Eastern Africa 45.5243
20 Middle Africa 45.0728
21 Western Africa 43.5347

Income Groups with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1975

Rank Income Group Life Expectancy (Age)
1 High-income countries 71.6482
2 No income group available 66.7787
3 Upper-middle-income countries 61.5907
4 Middle-income countries 56.3701
5 Lower-middle-income countries 51.9095
6 Low-income countries 44.7818