Life Expectancy by Country in 2000

In 2000, ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco was the country with the highest average life expectancy of 81.5659 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar with a life expectancy of 81.3698 years of age, and ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan with 81.1759 years of age. The country with the lowest average human lifespan was ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi with 44.5181 years of age.

The geographic region with the highest life expectancy was Northern America with an average of 77.04 years. Closely followed by Oceania with an average life expectancy of 75.36 years, and Europe with 73.52 years of average life expectancy.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Australia/New Zealand had the highest average life expectancy of 79.47 years. Closely followed by Western Europe with an average life expectancy of 78.42 years, and Southern Europe with 78.12 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 77.63 years. While the lowest average life expectancy is recorded by Low-income countries with a average life expectancy of only 52.55 years of age.

Countries with the Highest Life Expectancy in 2000

Rank Country Life Expectancy (Age)
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จ Monaco 81.5659
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Gibraltar 81.3698
3 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Japan 81.1759
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ด China, Macao SAR 80.9594
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Andorra 80.9193
6 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ China, Hong Kong SAR 80.7461
7 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒ San Marino 79.9486
8 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ Iceland 79.8915
9 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ Switzerland 79.8335
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Guernsey 79.7982
11 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 79.7382
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia 79.6309
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy 79.6072
14 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซ French Polynesia 79.5357
15 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Spain 79.4172
16 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆ Holy See 79.2998
17 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 79.2335
18 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Singapore 79.0691
19 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France 79.0472
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Israel 78.9276
21 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒ Bermuda 78.8582
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ช Jersey 78.714
23 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด Norway 78.6919
24 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟ New Zealand 78.6782
25 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Greece 78.3771
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น Austria 78.2358
27 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Netherlands 78.1222
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany 78.0637
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง United Kingdom 77.8525
30 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บ Luxembourg 77.8112
31 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช Belgium 77.7665
32 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ด Faroe Islands 77.7361
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถ Martinique 77.7255
34 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 77.6712
35 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ท Costa Rica 77.5857
36 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡น Malta 77.58
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ต Guadeloupe 77.4298
38 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Liechtenstein 76.9804
39 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Chile 76.8695
40 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑ Saint Barthรฉlemy 76.8507
41 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น Portugal 76.8304
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Denmark 76.8137
43 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States of America 76.8114
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผ Kuwait 76.722
45 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซ Saint Martin (French part) 76.6628
46 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พ Cyprus 76.568
47 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Ireland 76.5423
48 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท Republic of Korea 76.4661
49 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ China, Taiwan Province of China 76.1998
50 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Slovenia 76.1957
51 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บ Cuba 76.1831
52 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Anguilla 75.9922
53 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท Puerto Rico 75.9771
54 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ช Rรฉunion 75.7742
55 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ Saint Helena 75.7552
56 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญ Bahrain 75.4964
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Albania 75.4043
58 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡น Mayotte 75.3472
59 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถ Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 75.0944
60 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ Uruguay 75.0247
61 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 74.9787
62 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒ Saint Pierre and Miquelon 74.8996
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ต Northern Mariana Islands 74.8617
64 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Qatar 74.8279
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Isle of Man 74.7255
66 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Antigua and Barbuda 74.6058
67 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จ New Caledonia 74.599
68 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธ Montserrat 74.584
69 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท Croatia 74.5836
70 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซ Wallis and Futuna Islands 74.5532
71 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 74.5139
72 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ Bosnia and Herzegovina 74.4957
73 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บ Guam 74.4169
74 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช United Arab Emirates 74.38
75 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง Barbados 74.0891
76 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณ Brunei Darussalam 74.0801
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Kosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 74.0718
78 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆ Panama 74.0015
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช Montenegro 73.9793
80 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌ British Virgin Islands 73.966
81 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ง Lebanon 73.9309
82 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina 73.926
83 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑ Poland 73.7335
84 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ Tunisia 73.6901
85 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จ Turks and Caicos Islands 73.5746
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Mexico 73.5692
87 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผ Aruba 73.569
88 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ Oman 73.4658
89 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซ French Guiana 73.3717
90 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผ Curaรงao 73.2033
91 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Slovakia 73.1407
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พ Cayman Islands 72.8715
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ North Macedonia 72.8567
94 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จ Ecuador 72.8394
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Grenada 72.7829
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Malaysia 72.7755
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Dominica 72.6932
98 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎ United States Virgin Islands 72.679
99 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 72.4775
100 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Saudi Arabia 72.4667
101 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ Viet Nam 72.462
102 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Thailand 72.3156
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡น Lithuania 72.0888
104 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธ Bahamas 72.0411
105 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ด Jordan 71.9178
106 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐ Tokelau 71.8916
107 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ China 71.8807
108 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท Tรผrkiye 71.8613
109 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ Hungary 71.7579
110 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บ Mauritius 71.6366
111 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Bulgaria 71.6091
112 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ Serbia 71.4392
113 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 71.3772
114 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ช Estonia 71.3298
115 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด Colombia 71.3201
116 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 71.3132
117 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด Romania 71.2823
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธ American Samoa 70.9929
119 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Jamaica 70.9442
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ป Maldives 70.8759
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Lucia 70.7678
122 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พ Syrian Arab Republic 70.7639
123 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธ Samoa 70.7458
124 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พ Libya 70.6804
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Armenia 70.6236
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Algeria 70.4779
127 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ช Peru 70.424
128 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ State of Palestine 70.3885
129 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Sri Lanka 70.355
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ป Latvia 70.2517
131 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Cook Islands 69.9754
132 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ป El Salvador 69.8647
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณ Saint Kitts and Nevis 69.7815
134 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Micronesia (Fed. States of) 69.769
135 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พ Paraguay 69.7502
136 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil 69.7367
137 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ Seychelles 69.7218
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท Iran (Islamic Republic of) 69.6909
139 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช Georgia 69.5754
140 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ด Dominican Republic 69.4232
141 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ Philippines 69.4134
142 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พ Belarus 69.1801
143 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น Trinidad and Tobago 69.1022
144 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ด Tonga 68.978
145 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บ Vanuatu 68.9657
146 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณ Honduras 68.6618
147 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ป Cabo Verde 68.6183
148 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟ Belize 68.5645
149 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ Egypt 68.0074
150 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Ukraine 67.8555
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Greenland 67.4691
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡น Guatemala 67.4459
153 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บ Niue 67.4341
154 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Nicaragua 67.2335
155 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ง Solomon Islands 67.2249
156 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถ Iraq 66.8171
157 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Morocco 66.7869
158 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Indonesia 66.4334
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Republic of Moldova 66.4168
160 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Fiji 66.31
161 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผ Palau 65.8914
162 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉ Bangladesh 65.7791
163 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Uzbekistan 65.7235
164 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ท Suriname 65.5077
165 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Kyrgyzstan 65.3982
166 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Russian Federation 65.2711
167 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒ Turkmenistan 65.0258
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Azerbaijan 64.8905
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พ Guyana 64.4833
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Kiribati 64.4091
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Kazakhstan 64.1781
172 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ป Tuvalu 63.4988
173 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญ Marshall Islands 63.2748
174 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ Tajikistan 63.2596
175 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณ Mongolia 62.8821
176 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ India 62.6693
177 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญ Western Sahara 62.6686
178 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ต Nepal 62.6145
179 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ช Yemen 62.588
180 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 62.3461
181 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐ Pakistan 62.1018
182 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡น Bhutan 62.0103
183 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌ Papua New Guinea 61.7199
184 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡น Sao Tome and Principe 61.6554
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Gabon 61.069
186 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท Mauritania 61.0282
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ต Dem. People's Republic of Korea 60.7631
188 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Myanmar 60.1546
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Comoros 58.7565
190 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ท Nauru 58.7323
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญ Cambodia 58.6253
192 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑ Timor-Leste 58.5676
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ South Africa 58.4704
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Lao People's Democratic Republic 58.3779
195 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น Haiti 58.3652
196 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Sudan 58.3185
197 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana 58.195
198 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Madagascar 57.9382
199 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ Senegal 56.9434
200 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Gambia 56.9421
201 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏ Benin 56.5779
202 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Djibouti 56.5734
203 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ท Eritrea 56.1105
204 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซ Afghanistan 55.2978
205 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌ Togo 54.742
206 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช Kenya 54.4112
207 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Congo 53.682
208 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถ Equatorial Guinea 53.2264
209 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon 52.9317
210 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณ Guinea 52.4794
211 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ United Republic of Tanzania 52.3623
212 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Namibia 51.9903
213 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Democratic Republic of the Congo 51.7812
214 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ท Liberia 51.356
215 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผ Botswana 51.0109
216 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซ Burkina Faso 50.8468
217 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Cรดte d'Ivoire 50.8423
218 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia 50.6604
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Mali 50.5393
220 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡น Ethiopia 50.5378
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผ Guinea-Bissau 50.1209
222 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Mozambique 49.4912
223 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ช Niger 49.3216
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lesotho 48.4266
225 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Uganda 48.3415
226 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎ Burundi 47.5142
227 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉ Chad 47.443
228 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Eswatini 47.2561
229 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Nigeria 47.1928
230 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผ Rwanda 47.1292
231 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธ South Sudan 46.0277
232 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ด Angola 46.0236
233 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซ Central African Republic 45.406
234 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Zambia 45.2312
235 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Sierra Leone 45.0503
236 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ Zimbabwe 44.6864
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ Malawi 44.5181

Regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 2000

Rank Region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Northern America 77.0402
2 Oceania 75.3603
3 Europe 73.5229
4 Latin America and the Caribbean 71.1372
5 Asia 67.6292
6 Africa 53.3498

Sub-regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 2000

Rank Sub-region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Australia/New Zealand 79.4713
2 Western Europe 78.4177
3 Southern Europe 78.1225
4 Northern Europe 77.3898
5 Polynesia 73.3322
6 Eastern Asia 72.8923
7 Central America 72.5319
8 South America 70.8468
9 Western Asia 70.2024
10 Micronesia 69.7379
11 Caribbean 69.3671
12 Eastern Europe 67.9969
13 South-Eastern Asia 67.7021
14 Northern Africa 66.7675
15 Central Asia 64.6287
16 Melanesia 63.0787
17 Southern Asia 63.0189
18 Southern Africa 57.2677
19 Eastern Africa 50.4314
20 Middle Africa 50.4291
21 Western Africa 49.8192

Income Groups with the Highest Life Expectancy in 2000

Rank Income Group Life Expectancy (Age)
1 High-income countries 77.6258
2 No income group available 72.3684
3 Upper-middle-income countries 70.4815
4 Middle-income countries 65.5669
5 Lower-middle-income countries 62.1728
6 Low-income countries 52.5474