Botswana - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Botswana was 46.60 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 65.84 in 1988 and a minimum value of 45.91 in 2009.

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 Report (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.

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Year Value
1960 52.42
1961 52.76
1962 53.08
1963 53.40
1964 53.71
1965 54.05
1966 54.42
1967 54.84
1968 55.32
1969 55.86
1970 56.45
1971 57.10
1972 57.78
1973 58.46
1974 59.15
1975 59.83
1976 60.48
1977 61.10
1978 61.70
1979 62.26
1980 62.80
1981 63.32
1982 63.83
1983 64.32
1984 64.78
1985 65.18
1986 65.51
1987 65.74
1988 65.84
1989 65.77
1990 65.48
1991 64.92
1992 64.08
1993 62.99
1994 61.67
1995 60.16
1996 58.51
1997 56.79
1998 55.09
1999 53.45
2000 51.95
2001 50.62
2002 49.46
2003 48.46
2004 47.64
2005 47.00
2006 46.53
2007 46.21
2008 46.00
2009 45.91
2010 45.92
2011 46.04
2012 46.27
2013 46.60

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Botswana was 47.41 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 63.45 in 1988 and a minimum value of 46.25 in 2008.

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 Report (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 50.89
1962 51.24
1963 51.57
1964 51.90
1965 52.24
1966 52.62
1967 53.04
1968 53.51
1969 54.04
1970 54.61
1971 55.23
1972 55.87
1973 56.53
1974 57.19
1975 57.84
1976 58.46
1977 59.07
1978 59.64
1979 60.19
1980 60.71
1981 61.22
1982 61.71
1983 62.19
1984 62.62
1985 62.99
1986 63.27
1987 63.43
1988 63.45
1989 63.30
1990 62.94
1991 62.32
1992 61.45
1993 60.37
1994 59.09
1995 57.68
1996 56.17
1997 54.64
1998 53.14
1999 51.74
2000 50.49
2001 49.41
2002 48.50
2003 47.75
2004 47.16
2005 46.73
2006 46.45
2007 46.30
2008 46.25
2009 46.30
2010 46.44
2011 46.67
2012 46.99
2013 47.41

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Botswana was 48.17 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 61.23 in 1987 and a minimum value of 46.37 in 2006.

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 Report (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 49.48
1963 49.83
1964 50.17
1965 50.53
1966 50.91
1967 51.33
1968 51.79
1969 52.30
1970 52.85
1971 53.45
1972 54.07
1973 54.69
1974 55.32
1975 55.94
1976 56.54
1977 57.13
1978 57.69
1979 58.22
1980 58.72
1981 59.22
1982 59.70
1983 60.15
1984 60.56
1985 60.90
1986 61.13
1987 61.23
1988 61.18
1989 60.95
1990 60.52
1991 59.84
1992 58.95
1993 57.87
1994 56.64
1995 55.32
1996 53.94
1997 52.58
1998 51.29
1999 50.11
2000 49.10
2001 48.26
2002 47.59
2003 47.07
2004 46.69
2005 46.47
2006 46.37
2007 46.38
2008 46.49
2009 46.67
2010 46.93
2011 47.27
2012 47.68
2013 48.17

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality