Botswana - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Botswana was 51.97 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 66.18 in 1989 and a minimum value of 49.10 in 2003.

Definition: Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 52.42
1961 52.76
1962 53.09
1963 53.42
1964 53.74
1965 54.07
1966 54.43
1967 54.82
1968 55.26
1969 55.74
1970 56.27
1971 56.86
1972 57.49
1973 58.16
1974 58.84
1975 59.52
1976 60.19
1977 60.84
1978 61.45
1979 62.02
1980 62.55
1981 63.07
1982 63.58
1983 64.08
1984 64.56
1985 65.02
1986 65.44
1987 65.80
1988 66.06
1989 66.18
1990 66.07
1991 65.64
1992 64.88
1993 63.77
1994 62.37
1995 60.68
1996 58.75
1997 56.70
1998 54.65
1999 52.73
2000 51.10
2001 49.94
2002 49.27
2003 49.10
2004 49.38
2005 49.98
2006 50.73
2007 51.42
2008 51.92
2009 52.17
2010 52.16
2011 51.97

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Botswana was 53.02 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 64.10 in 1989 and a minimum value of 49.33 in 2003.

Definition: Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.

Source: Derived from male and female life expectancy at birth from sources such as: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 50.54
1961 50.90
1962 51.25
1963 51.58
1964 51.92
1965 52.27
1966 52.63
1967 53.03
1968 53.46
1969 53.93
1970 54.44
1971 55.01
1972 55.61
1973 56.25
1974 56.90
1975 57.55
1976 58.19
1977 58.80
1978 59.39
1979 59.94
1980 60.46
1981 60.97
1982 61.47
1983 61.97
1984 62.45
1985 62.90
1986 63.32
1987 63.69
1988 63.96
1989 64.10
1990 64.02
1991 63.65
1992 62.97
1993 61.98
1994 60.71
1995 59.20
1996 57.48
1997 55.65
1998 53.84
1999 52.16
2000 50.77
2001 49.81
2002 49.34
2003 49.33
2004 49.74
2005 50.45
2006 51.28
2007 52.07
2008 52.66
2009 53.01
2010 53.11
2011 53.02

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Botswana was 54.02 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 62.11 in 1989 and a minimum value of 48.75 in 1960.

Definition: Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 48.75
1961 49.12
1962 49.49
1963 49.84
1964 50.19
1965 50.55
1966 50.92
1967 51.32
1968 51.74
1969 52.20
1970 52.70
1971 53.25
1972 53.82
1973 54.43
1974 55.05
1975 55.67
1976 56.28
1977 56.87
1978 57.43
1979 57.96
1980 58.47
1981 58.96
1982 59.46
1983 59.95
1984 60.43
1985 60.89
1986 61.31
1987 61.68
1988 61.96
1989 62.11
1990 62.06
1991 61.75
1992 61.15
1993 60.27
1994 59.14
1995 57.79
1996 56.26
1997 54.65
1998 53.07
1999 51.62
2000 50.45
2001 49.69
2002 49.40
2003 49.54
2004 50.08
2005 50.89
2006 51.82
2007 52.69
2008 53.37
2009 53.81
2010 54.01
2011 54.02

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality