Life Expectancy by Country in 1985

In 1985, ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino was the country with the highest average life expectancy of 77.9771 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan with a life expectancy of 77.7899 years of age, and ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra with 77.4522 years of age. The country with the lowest average human lifespan was ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan with 33.1539 years of age.

The geographic region with the highest life expectancy was Northern America with an average of 74.80 years. Closely followed by Europe with an average life expectancy of 71.75 years, and Oceania with 71.65 years of average life expectancy.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Australia/New Zealand had the highest average life expectancy of 75.16 years. Closely followed by Western Europe with an average life expectancy of 74.92 years, and Southern Europe with 74.49 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 74.15 years. While the lowest average life expectancy is recorded by Low-income countries with a average life expectancy of only 45.69 years of age.

Countries with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1985

Rank Country Life Expectancy (Age)
1 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒ San Marino 77.9771
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Japan 77.7899
3 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Andorra 77.4522
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ Iceland 77.2305
5 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ Switzerland 76.8818
6 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 76.6902
7 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ China, Hong Kong SAR 76.6007
8 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Spain 76.4119
9 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Netherlands 76.3717
10 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 76.3472
11 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ด Faroe Islands 76.3062
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Greece 76.1241
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Gibraltar 76.0125
14 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด Norway 75.9327
15 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Guernsey 75.6597
16 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy 75.6032
17 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ด China, Macao SAR 75.4779
18 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆ Holy See 75.4374
19 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia 75.4328
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Israel 75.3482
21 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France 75.305
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จ Monaco 75.2106
23 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ท Costa Rica 75.1109
24 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ช Jersey 74.9936
25 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States of America 74.6421
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง United Kingdom 74.5378
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany 74.4972
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Denmark 74.4774
29 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช Belgium 74.4659
30 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 74.4235
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช Montenegro 74.0032
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น Austria 73.9876
33 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟ New Zealand 73.8744
34 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Singapore 73.7379
35 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถ Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 73.7008
36 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บ Luxembourg 73.6525
37 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บ Cuba 73.6054
38 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Antigua and Barbuda 73.5656
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Ireland 73.5641
40 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌ British Virgin Islands 73.4027
41 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ China, Taiwan Province of China 73.3585
42 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒ Bermuda 73.3372
43 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น Portugal 73.2162
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถ Martinique 73.1785
45 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡น Malta 73.1166
46 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท Puerto Rico 73.0834
47 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผ Kuwait 73.0738
48 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พ Cyprus 72.6468
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซ Saint Martin (French part) 72.6172
50 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง Barbados 72.4952
51 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑ Saint Barthรฉlemy 72.483
52 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ต Guadeloupe 72.4053
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผ Aruba 72.3875
54 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Qatar 72.3813
55 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 72.2816
56 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒ Saint Pierre and Miquelon 72.1957
57 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ Uruguay 72.1225
58 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญ Bahrain 72.1055
59 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ช Rรฉunion 71.8562
60 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผ Curaรงao 71.7473
61 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พ Cayman Islands 71.6702
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Albania 71.656
63 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซ French Polynesia 71.6443
64 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 71.5211
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Dominica 71.2554
66 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Slovenia 71.25
67 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Chile 71.1762
68 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 71.1023
69 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Bulgaria 71.0818
70 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บ Guam 71.0694
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Sri Lanka 70.9689
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธ Montserrat 70.9038
73 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท Croatia 70.8729
74 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ Bosnia and Herzegovina 70.7985
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช United Arab Emirates 70.7468
76 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆ Panama 70.7321
77 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Slovakia 70.7215
78 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 70.5964
79 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณ Brunei Darussalam 70.5821
80 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ Saint Helena 70.5238
81 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Jamaica 70.5205
82 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡น Mayotte 70.4538
83 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ต Northern Mariana Islands 70.44
84 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑ Poland 70.3681
85 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡น Lithuania 70.3228
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Malaysia 70.318
87 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Lucia 70.1165
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ North Macedonia 70.081
89 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พ Belarus 70.0208
90 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธ American Samoa 70.0101
91 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Anguilla 69.8919
92 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎ United States Virgin Islands 69.7931
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina 69.6511
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Grenada 69.5804
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Liechtenstein 69.5212
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Isle of Man 69.4795
97 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟ Belize 69.4619
98 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บ Niue 69.2852
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Kosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 69.2743
100 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธ Bahamas 69.2569
101 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จ Turks and Caicos Islands 69.1966
102 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ช Estonia 69.193
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ป Latvia 69.0153
104 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด Romania 69.0145
105 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Ukraine 68.9611
106 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ Hungary 68.9013
107 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ Serbia 68.8587
108 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พ Syrian Arab Republic 68.756
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท Republic of Korea 68.7464
110 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ต Dem. People's Republic of Korea 68.6812
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซ French Guiana 68.648
112 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จ New Caledonia 68.556
113 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช Georgia 68.3679
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ด Jordan 68.2595
115 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ Seychelles 67.9878
116 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Armenia 67.9305
117 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Mexico 67.8739
118 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ Viet Nam 67.6006
119 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ Tunisia 67.5891
120 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Thailand 67.5874
121 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐ Tokelau 67.554
122 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น Trinidad and Tobago 67.543
123 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บ Mauritius 67.3713
124 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พ Libya 67.2901
125 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Russian Federation 67.0491
126 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Cook Islands 66.955
127 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ China 66.6434
128 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ด Tonga 66.6263
129 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธ Samoa 66.3467
130 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Saudi Arabia 66.3297
131 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พ Paraguay 66.3147
132 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด Colombia 66.2765
133 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ Oman 66.2716
134 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Micronesia (Fed. States of) 65.9696
135 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จ Ecuador 65.8113
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณ Saint Kitts and Nevis 65.7947
137 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Republic of Moldova 65.6881
138 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ State of Palestine 65.3547
139 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท Tรผrkiye 65.2399
140 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Fiji 64.5256
141 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ง Solomon Islands 64.2903
142 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Uzbekistan 64.2873
143 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บ Vanuatu 64.2308
144 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil 64.1979
145 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Kazakhstan 64.1727
146 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ด Dominican Republic 64.1394
147 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซ Wallis and Futuna Islands 63.7294
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Greenland 63.5982
149 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Algeria 63.5879
150 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ Philippines 63.5054
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Kyrgyzstan 63.1899
152 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ท Suriname 63.0576
153 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณ Honduras 62.9959
154 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผ Botswana 62.6264
155 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒ Turkmenistan 62.4755
156 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ South Africa 62.3798
157 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ป Cabo Verde 62.1817
158 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญ Marshall Islands 62.1085
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Azerbaijan 62.0927
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท Iran (Islamic Republic of) 61.8931
161 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พ Guyana 61.6602
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ Zimbabwe 61.6241
163 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ท Nauru 61.5913
164 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ป Tuvalu 61.5889
165 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผ Palau 61.3738
166 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Indonesia 61.307
167 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ช Peru 61.2918
168 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Eswatini 60.7853
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถ Iraq 60.6798
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช Kenya 60.58
171 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ Egypt 60.5423
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ง Lebanon 60.4861
173 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ Tajikistan 60.418
174 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡น Guatemala 60.2026
175 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡น Sao Tome and Principe 59.8109
176 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ป Maldives 59.7489
177 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐ Pakistan 59.3631
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Gabon 59.3106
179 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Morocco 59.2862
180 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lesotho 59.1042
181 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Namibia 59.0413
182 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌ Papua New Guinea 58.8662
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Kiribati 58.5911
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท Mauritania 57.5751
185 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Congo 57.5168
186 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ป El Salvador 57.0246
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณ Mongolia 56.8411
188 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Nicaragua 56.5008
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ India 56.3338
190 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ช Yemen 55.6927
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Myanmar 55.6421
192 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Djibouti 54.0672
193 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon 53.8986
194 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉ Bangladesh 53.8971
195 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Comoros 53.4824
196 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 53.4455
197 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌ Togo 53.4319
198 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Cรดte d'Ivoire 53.174
199 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ Senegal 52.7576
200 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana 52.4164
201 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡น Bhutan 52.1184
202 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Zambia 51.9023
203 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผ Rwanda 51.7344
204 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ United Republic of Tanzania 51.5559
205 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น Haiti 51.5232
206 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Lao People's Democratic Republic 51.1082
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญ Cambodia 51.0406
208 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 50.9623
209 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ต Nepal 50.8823
210 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซ Central African Republic 50.5181
211 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏ Benin 50.374
212 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถ Equatorial Guinea 49.683
213 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Madagascar 49.6376
214 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญ Western Sahara 49.2833
215 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซ Burkina Faso 48.9491
216 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎ Burundi 48.5406
217 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia 48.2807
218 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Gambia 48.1894
219 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Democratic Republic of the Congo 46.624
220 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Sudan 46.458
221 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Nigeria 46.3171
222 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ท Eritrea 46.145
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณ Guinea 45.5216
224 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Uganda 45.3807
225 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผ Guinea-Bissau 45.1044
226 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉ Chad 45.05
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ Malawi 44.9473
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ท Liberia 44.6641
229 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Sierra Leone 43.8875
230 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Mali 43.207
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ด Angola 42.648
232 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ช Niger 40.0309
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Mozambique 38.6568
234 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡น Ethiopia 37.3641
235 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑ Timor-Leste 33.7955
236 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซ Afghanistan 33.5504
237 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธ South Sudan 33.1539

Regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1985

Rank Region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Northern America 74.8015
2 Europe 71.7494
3 Oceania 71.6469
4 Latin America and the Caribbean 65.5124
5 Asia 61.9822
6 Africa 50.0863

Sub-regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1985

Rank Sub-region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Australia/New Zealand 75.1567
2 Western Europe 74.9235
3 Southern Europe 74.4878
4 Northern Europe 74.2821
5 Eastern Europe 68.3264
6 Polynesia 68.2774
7 Eastern Asia 67.9438
8 Central America 66.1751
9 Micronesia 65.5008
10 Caribbean 65.3589
11 South America 65.2473
12 Western Asia 64.7225
13 Central Asia 63.4083
14 South-Eastern Asia 62.5771
15 Southern Africa 62.1269
16 Melanesia 60.5344
17 Northern Africa 58.7309
18 Southern Asia 56.3238
19 Middle Africa 47.5211
20 Western Africa 47.349
21 Eastern Africa 46.187

Income Groups with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1985

Rank Income Group Life Expectancy (Age)
1 High-income countries 74.1483
2 No income group available 70.322
3 Upper-middle-income countries 66.2766
4 Middle-income countries 61.2288
5 Lower-middle-income countries 57.3469
6 Low-income countries 45.6881