Life Expectancy by Country in 2015

In 2015, ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco was the country with the highest average life expectancy of 85.2585 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR with a life expectancy of 84.2888 years of age, and ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR with 83.9837 years of age. The country with the lowest average human lifespan was ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho with 51.1014 years of age.

The geographic region with the highest life expectancy was Northern America with an average of 79.17 years. Closely followed by Oceania with an average life expectancy of 78.16 years, and Europe with 77.99 years of average life expectancy.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Australia/New Zealand had the highest average life expectancy of 82.54 years. Closely followed by Southern Europe with an average life expectancy of 81.39 years, and Western Europe with 81.29 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 80.60 years. While the lowest average life expectancy is recorded by Low-income countries with a average life expectancy of only 61.58 years of age.

Countries with the Highest Life Expectancy in 2015

Rank Country Life Expectancy (Age)
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จ Monaco 85.2585
2 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ China, Hong Kong SAR 84.2888
3 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ด China, Macao SAR 83.9837
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Japan 83.8928
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡น Malta 82.9621
6 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Andorra 82.9534
7 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒ San Marino 82.927
8 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ Switzerland 82.8468
9 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Singapore 82.8265
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Liechtenstein 82.8061
11 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia 82.6552
12 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Spain 82.6464
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท Republic of Korea 82.5605
14 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy 82.5255
15 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆ Holy See 82.438
16 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซ French Polynesia 82.3544
17 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ Iceland 82.3508
18 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Guernsey 82.283
19 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ด Norway 82.2718
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถ Martinique 82.2238
21 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France 82.1857
22 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 82.1834
23 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Israel 82.0999
24 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟ New Zealand 81.9765
25 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 81.9246
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ต Guadeloupe 81.8895
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บ Luxembourg 81.8384
28 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Netherlands 81.4821
29 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 81.4178
30 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Ireland 81.4163
31 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ช Rรฉunion 81.2285
32 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น Portugal 81.2093
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น Austria 81.1594
34 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พ Cyprus 80.9665
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง United Kingdom 80.9238
36 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒ Bermuda 80.9176
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ช Jersey 80.9121
38 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช Belgium 80.8898
39 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Slovenia 80.8218
40 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Denmark 80.738
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Greece 80.6676
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany 80.5742
43 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Gibraltar 80.4269
44 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Qatar 80.0639
45 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผ China, Taiwan Province of China 79.9471
46 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Chile 79.746
47 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ด Faroe Islands 79.7437
48 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ป Maldives 79.6953
49 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท Puerto Rico 79.695
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผ Kuwait 79.5624
51 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑ Saint Barthรฉlemy 79.4823
52 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญ Bahrain 79.4046
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซ Saint Martin (French part) 79.3093
54 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ง Lebanon 79.2294
55 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช United Arab Emirates 79.2232
56 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ท Costa Rica 79.0857
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Kosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 78.9219
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Isle of Man 78.9047
59 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States of America 78.8694
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Albania 78.6441
61 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 78.58
62 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จ New Caledonia 78.5586
63 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 78.2487
64 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซ Wallis and Futuna Islands 77.9802
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Antigua and Barbuda 77.9127
66 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บ Cuba 77.772
67 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Thailand 77.7166
68 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ Oman 77.6869
69 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ช Estonia 77.6563
70 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท Croatia 77.5599
71 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ Uruguay 77.4827
72 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆ Panama 77.4684
73 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถ Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 77.4623
74 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡น Mayotte 77.4174
75 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑ Poland 77.4151
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Anguilla 77.0668
77 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ China 76.9771
78 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 76.9538
79 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Saudi Arabia 76.9185
80 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จ Turks and Caicos Islands 76.9124
81 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒ Saint Pierre and Miquelon 76.8499
82 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ต Northern Mariana Islands 76.8143
83 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จ Ecuador 76.7893
84 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina 76.7602
85 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช Montenegro 76.7561
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซ French Guiana 76.7411
87 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง Barbados 76.6502
88 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Slovakia 76.6493
89 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท Tรผrkiye 76.646
90 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บ Guam 76.6163
91 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด Colombia 76.2573
92 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ Bosnia and Herzegovina 76.1819
93 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผ Curaรงao 76.0589
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ North Macedonia 75.9814
95 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ Serbia 75.8172
96 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ Tunisia 75.6919
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผ Aruba 75.6831
98 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌ British Virgin Islands 75.6746
99 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ Hungary 75.6517
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Algeria 75.622
101 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ช Peru 75.6206
102 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ Saint Helena 75.1757
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท Iran (Islamic Republic of) 75.1239
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Malaysia 75.0942
105 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Grenada 75.0125
106 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ด Jordan 75.0112
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธ Montserrat 74.9794
108 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บ Mauritius 74.9754
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Sri Lanka 74.9275
110 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พ Cayman Islands 74.82
111 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด Romania 74.7901
112 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณ Brunei Darussalam 74.7498
113 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎ United States Virgin Islands 74.7323
114 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐ Tokelau 74.7153
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ป Latvia 74.6854
116 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Mexico 74.6822
117 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Bulgaria 74.6325
118 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ป Cabo Verde 74.6195
119 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡น Lithuania 74.6103
120 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น Trinidad and Tobago 74.5032
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Armenia 74.4361
122 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 74.4071
123 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ State of Palestine 74.4057
124 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil 74.3325
125 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Cook Islands 74.2313
126 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พ Belarus 73.9874
127 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ Viet Nam 73.8763
128 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ Seychelles 73.6979
129 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Ukraine 73.4581
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช Georgia 73.2972
131 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พ Paraguay 73.1905
132 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟ Belize 73.1866
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จ Saint Lucia 73.1381
134 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธ Bahamas 73.104
135 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 73.0064
136 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Nicaragua 72.983
137 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ด Dominican Republic 72.9531
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Morocco 72.9197
139 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ต Dem. People's Republic of Korea 72.7844
140 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธ American Samoa 72.522
141 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธ Samoa 72.5146
142 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณ Honduras 72.4871
143 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Jamaica 72.394
144 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Greenland 72.1071
145 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡น Guatemala 72.103
146 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Russian Federation 72.1006
147 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ป El Salvador 71.8143
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พ Libya 71.6982
149 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Azerbaijan 71.4512
150 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Micronesia (Fed. States of) 71.4079
151 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ Philippines 71.2684
152 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ท Suriname 70.8003
153 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณ Saint Kitts and Nevis 70.763
154 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Kazakhstan 70.7265
155 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ด Tonga 70.607
156 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉ Bangladesh 70.4913
157 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ Egypt 70.4831
158 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Uzbekistan 70.4753
159 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡น Bhutan 70.3433
160 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บ Niue 70.134
161 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Kyrgyzstan 69.9963
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญ Cambodia 69.8725
163 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Indonesia 69.6989
164 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ India 69.6363
165 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ง Solomon Islands 69.5834
166 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บ Vanuatu 69.5129
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณ Mongolia 69.4977
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถ Iraq 69.4403
169 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ Tajikistan 69.3059
170 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญ Western Sahara 69.2957
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Republic of Moldova 69.2396
172 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒ Turkmenistan 68.7816
173 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Dominica 68.7266
174 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พ Guyana 68.2015
175 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ต Nepal 67.4562
176 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 67.3182
177 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡น Sao Tome and Principe 67.2491
178 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑ Timor-Leste 67.1373
179 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ Senegal 66.8794
180 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Fiji 66.8436
181 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Lao People's Democratic Republic 66.67
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Kiribati 66.0589
183 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ท Eritrea 66.0333
184 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ช Yemen 65.8734
185 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐ Pakistan 65.6971
186 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Myanmar 65.5613
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Gabon 65.4599
188 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผ Rwanda 65.2977
189 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พ Syrian Arab Republic 65.1239
190 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌ Papua New Guinea 64.7006
191 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Sudan 64.6587
192 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ United Republic of Tanzania 64.6507
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท Mauritania 64.4847
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Madagascar 64.339
195 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ป Tuvalu 64.0598
196 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ South Africa 63.9499
197 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญ Marshall Islands 63.8274
198 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผ Botswana 63.8183
199 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผ Palau 63.7461
200 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡น Ethiopia 63.6492
201 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น Haiti 63.2372
202 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Congo 63.2329
203 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana 63.1752
204 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Comoros 62.8956
205 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซ Afghanistan 62.6587
206 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Gambia 62.494
207 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ท Nauru 62.269
208 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏ Djibouti 61.957
209 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช Kenya 61.8922
210 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ Malawi 61.3781
211 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Zambia 61.2078
212 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Uganda 61.0856
213 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ช Niger 61.0827
214 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Namibia 60.7002
215 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ด Angola 60.6546
216 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎ Burundi 60.2172
217 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถ Equatorial Guinea 60.1032
218 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon 59.658
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ Zimbabwe 59.5911
220 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌ Togo 59.3958
221 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏ Benin 59.3771
222 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ท Liberia 59.1485
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผ Guinea-Bissau 59.1282
224 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซ Burkina Faso 58.8454
225 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Democratic Republic of the Congo 58.49
226 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Mali 58.3632
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Mozambique 58.1509
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณ Guinea 58.1336
229 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Cรดte d'Ivoire 57.7624
230 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Sierra Leone 57.189
231 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธ South Sudan 55.5665
232 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Eswatini 55.0192
233 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia 54.857
234 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซ Central African Republic 52.793
235 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Nigeria 51.8413
236 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉ Chad 51.5888
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lesotho 51.1014

Regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 2015

Rank Region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Northern America 79.172
2 Oceania 78.1624
3 Europe 77.9916
4 Latin America and the Caribbean 74.6372
5 Asia 73.1205
6 Africa 61.1288

Sub-regions with the Highest Life Expectancy in 2015

Rank Sub-region Life Expectancy (Age)
1 Australia/New Zealand 82.5378
2 Southern Europe 81.3891
3 Western Europe 81.2856
4 Northern Europe 80.7211
5 Eastern Asia 77.985
6 Polynesia 76.163
7 South America 74.9589
8 Central America 74.3894
9 Eastern Europe 73.6385
10 Western Asia 73.5592
11 Caribbean 72.4079
12 South-Eastern Asia 71.4114
13 Micronesia 71.4001
14 Northern Africa 70.897
15 Central Asia 70.1753
16 Southern Asia 69.2714
17 Melanesia 65.6278
18 Southern Africa 63.1678
19 Eastern Africa 62.1466
20 Middle Africa 58.4206
21 Western Africa 55.7219

Income Groups with the Highest Life Expectancy in 2015

Rank Income Group Life Expectancy (Age)
1 High-income countries 80.6011
2 Upper-middle-income countries 75.4946
3 No income group available 72.965
4 Middle-income countries 71.0022
5 Lower-middle-income countries 67.7554
6 Low-income countries 61.5771