Life Expectancy by Country in 1990

In 1990, ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan was the country with the highest average life expectancy of 78.9838 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino with a life expectancy of 78.6696 years of age, and ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra with 78.4063 years of age. The country with the lowest average human lifespan was ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan with 29.9353 years of age.

The geographic region with the highest life expectancy was Northern America with an average of 75.57 years. Closely followed by Oceania with an average life expectancy of 73.19 years, and Europe with 72.88 years of average life expectancy.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Australia/New Zealand had the highest average life expectancy of 76.77 years. Closely followed by Western Europe with an average life expectancy of 76.04 years, and Southern Europe with 75.70 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 75.29 years. While the lowest average life expectancy is recorded by Low-income countries with a average life expectancy of only 48.63 years of age.

Countries with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1990

Rank Country Life Expectancy (Age)
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Japan 78.9838
2 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒ San Marino 78.6696
3 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Andorra 78.4063
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ Iceland 78.1628
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Guernsey 77.8105
6 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 77.5883
7 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ China, Hong Kong SAR 77.4724
8 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 77.4308
9 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ด China, Macao SAR 77.4235
10 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ Switzerland 77.3849
11 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Greece 77.2959
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Israel 77.1942
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Gibraltar 77.0722
14 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia 77.0443
15 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Netherlands 77.0067
16 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Spain 77.0017
17 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy 76.9909
18 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆ Holy See 76.8729
19 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France 76.8335
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ช Jersey 76.7487
21 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ท Costa Rica 76.6301
22 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด Norway 76.5865
23 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช Belgium 76.0554
24 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡น Malta 75.9846
25 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Liechtenstein 75.8628
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จ Monaco 75.8078
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น Austria 75.7396
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง United Kingdom 75.7359
29 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ด Faroe Islands 75.6728
30 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บ Luxembourg 75.6045
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช Montenegro 75.5211
32 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟ New Zealand 75.4242
33 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States of America 75.3699
34 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany 75.3588
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถ Martinique 75.0853
36 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 74.9893
37 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Singapore 74.9444
38 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Denmark 74.8636
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Ireland 74.8418
40 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒ Bermuda 74.4999
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซ Saint Martin (French part) 74.4626
42 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น Portugal 74.304
43 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑ Saint Barthรฉlemy 74.2119
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ต Guadeloupe 74.154
45 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บ Cuba 74.0389
46 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซ French Polynesia 73.9826
47 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Qatar 73.9817
48 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ China, Taiwan Province of China 73.9723
49 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌ British Virgin Islands 73.9266
50 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท Puerto Rico 73.8902
51 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พ Cyprus 73.5387
52 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Slovenia 73.5151
53 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถ Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 73.5044
54 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒ Saint Pierre and Miquelon 73.5002
55 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Antigua and Barbuda 73.4922
56 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผ Kuwait 73.2805
57 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ Uruguay 73.1617
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Albania 73.1439
59 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผ Aruba 73.076
60 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ช Rรฉunion 73.01
61 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง Barbados 72.7516
62 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญ Bahrain 72.6677
63 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Chile 72.574
64 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บ Guam 72.4728
65 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผ Curaรงao 72.3802
66 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 72.3797
67 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ Bosnia and Herzegovina 72.3487
68 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 72.3242
69 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Jamaica 72.3041
70 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท Croatia 72.2502
71 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡น Mayotte 72.2023
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Isle of Man 71.9589
73 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พ Cayman Islands 71.9534
74 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธ Montserrat 71.9446
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท Republic of Korea 71.9401
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Sri Lanka 71.9268
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช United Arab Emirates 71.9004
78 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ต Northern Mariana Islands 71.7909
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina 71.7837
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Anguilla 71.7787
81 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณ Brunei Darussalam 71.6563
82 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 71.5319
83 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 71.4087
84 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ Saint Helena 71.3751
85 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Bulgaria 71.3571
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Malaysia 71.3071
87 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎ United States Virgin Islands 71.236
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ North Macedonia 71.1968
89 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆ Panama 71.0972
90 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซ Wallis and Futuna Islands 71.0255
91 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡น Lithuania 71.0085
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Kosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 70.9171
93 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Slovakia 70.8202
94 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟ Belize 70.7437
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Grenada 70.6834
96 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑ Poland 70.678
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซ French Guiana 70.556
98 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Thailand 70.4449
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Lucia 70.3261
100 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ Serbia 70.3146
101 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ต Dem. People's Republic of Korea 70.21
102 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธ Bahamas 70.1331
103 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ Tunisia 70.1103
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Mexico 69.9707
105 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พ Belarus 69.9347
106 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธ American Samoa 69.9091
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ด Jordan 69.8538
108 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Dominica 69.852
109 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ช Estonia 69.8312
110 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พ Syrian Arab Republic 69.8172
111 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Ukraine 69.8024
112 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ Oman 69.782
113 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด Romania 69.729
114 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จ New Caledonia 69.453
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พ Libya 69.4231
116 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บ Mauritius 69.3874
117 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ Hungary 69.3715
118 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จ Ecuador 69.3477
119 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ Viet Nam 69.2127
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ป Latvia 69.1956
121 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐ Tokelau 69.1849
122 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ Seychelles 69.0142
123 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จ Turks and Caicos Islands 69.001
124 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Saudi Arabia 68.9485
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Armenia 68.8209
126 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด Colombia 68.644
127 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Russian Federation 68.5354
128 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช Georgia 68.389
129 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น Trinidad and Tobago 68.272
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Republic of Moldova 68.0673
131 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ China 68.0052
132 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บ Niue 67.9484
133 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พ Paraguay 67.9441
134 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ State of Palestine 67.9337
135 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท Tรผrkiye 67.7092
136 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธ Samoa 67.6584
137 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Micronesia (Fed. States of) 67.425
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Algeria 67.416
139 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ด Tonga 67.2943
140 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ด Dominican Republic 67.1102
141 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บ Vanuatu 66.6747
142 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Cook Islands 66.3009
143 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil 65.9848
144 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ Philippines 65.9093
145 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Fiji 65.5076
146 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ง Solomon Islands 65.3917
147 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Uzbekistan 65.3456
148 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณ Honduras 65.2428
149 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณ Saint Kitts and Nevis 65.1875
150 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ช Peru 65.1059
151 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ป Cabo Verde 65.0227
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Kazakhstan 64.8758
153 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ง Lebanon 64.4747
154 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท Iran (Islamic Republic of) 64.3665
155 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Kyrgyzstan 64.2722
156 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ท Suriname 64.2298
157 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ Egypt 64.1459
158 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒ Turkmenistan 63.939
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Greenland 63.7226
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ป Maldives 63.5777
161 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ South Africa 63.3753
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Indonesia 63.1807
163 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Nicaragua 63.0963
164 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Eswatini 63.0719
165 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ป El Salvador 62.5504
166 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Namibia 62.4964
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡น Guatemala 62.4728
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Morocco 62.4478
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พ Guyana 62.4149
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Azerbaijan 62.3522
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญ Marshall Islands 62.1758
172 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ Tajikistan 61.879
173 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ป Tuvalu 61.6615
174 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผ Palau 61.5816
175 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡น Sao Tome and Principe 61.471
176 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ท Nauru 61.3557
177 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Kiribati 60.9174
178 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผ Botswana 60.5327
179 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Gabon 60.3109
180 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐ Pakistan 60.0656
181 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท Mauritania 59.7696
182 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌ Papua New Guinea 59.7212
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ Zimbabwe 59.4264
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lesotho 59.3983
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณ Mongolia 58.7649
186 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ช Yemen 58.6994
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ India 58.6516
188 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช Kenya 58.6145
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถ Iraq 58.4355
190 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญ Western Sahara 57.7882
191 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ Senegal 56.9484
192 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Myanmar 56.6607
193 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 56.4221
194 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉ Bangladesh 55.9886
195 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡น Bhutan 55.9679
196 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Congo 55.9261
197 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Comoros 55.8404
198 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana 55.6196
199 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Djibouti 55.4983
200 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญ Cambodia 55.4341
201 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon 54.8679
202 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ต Nepal 54.8333
203 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌ Togo 54.3697
204 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Lao People's Democratic Republic 53.7128
205 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏ Benin 53.2918
206 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น Haiti 52.9753
207 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 52.9554
208 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Cรดte d'Ivoire 52.6026
209 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Madagascar 51.7009
210 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ United Republic of Tanzania 51.4849
211 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Gambia 51.3185
212 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถ Equatorial Guinea 50.8598
213 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ท Eritrea 49.7688
214 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Sudan 49.7321
215 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซ Central African Republic 49.6347
216 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซ Burkina Faso 49.4401
217 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Democratic Republic of the Congo 48.6006
218 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผ Rwanda 48.4312
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Zambia 47.9263
220 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia 47.1055
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผ Guinea-Bissau 47.084
222 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณ Guinea 47.0044
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Mali 46.6204
224 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Uganda 46.4426
225 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Nigeria 46.0374
226 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซ Afghanistan 45.9672
227 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑ Timor-Leste 44.9535
228 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎ Burundi 44.8599
229 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉ Chad 44.6856
230 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡น Ethiopia 44.5567
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Mozambique 44.469
232 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Sierra Leone 44.0568
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ Malawi 43.3227
234 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ด Angola 41.8933
235 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ช Niger 41.8517
236 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ท Liberia 36.6883
237 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธ South Sudan 29.9353

Regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1990

Rank Region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Northern America 75.5689
2 Oceania 73.1943
3 Europe 72.8843
4 Latin America and the Caribbean 67.6589
5 Asia 64.0389
6 Africa 51.6467

Sub-regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1990

Rank Sub-region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Australia/New Zealand 76.7698
2 Western Europe 76.0441
3 Southern Europe 75.7018
4 Northern Europe 75.2995
5 Polynesia 69.8196
6 Eastern Europe 69.3292
7 Eastern Asia 69.2719
8 Central America 68.6339
9 South America 67.3766
10 Micronesia 67.017
11 Caribbean 66.6951
12 Western Asia 66.1621
13 South-Eastern Asia 64.5702
14 Central Asia 64.3999
15 Southern Africa 63.0947
16 Northern Africa 62.2706
17 Melanesia 61.4123
18 Southern Asia 58.6933
19 Middle Africa 48.3818
20 Eastern Africa 48.183
21 Western Africa 47.8743

Income Groups with the Highest Life Expectancy in 1990

Rank Income Group Life Expectancy (Age)
1 High-income countries 75.2892
2 No income group available 71.3736
3 Upper-middle-income countries 67.8048
4 Middle-income countries 63.0178
5 Lower-middle-income countries 59.1626
6 Low-income countries 48.6336