Bulgaria - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Bulgaria was 77.80 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 77.80 in 2011 and a minimum value of 71.03 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 71.03
1961 72.06
1962 71.30
1963 72.02
1964 72.96
1965 73.23
1966 73.18
1967 72.56
1968 73.32
1969 72.74
1970 73.51
1971 73.24
1972 73.23
1973 73.77
1974 73.60
1975 73.58
1976 73.92
1977 73.50
1978 73.72
1979 74.11
1980 73.99
1981 74.43
1982 74.08
1983 74.48
1984 74.66
1985 74.46
1986 75.06
1987 74.81
1988 74.99
1989 75.19
1990 75.15
1991 74.88
1992 75.09
1993 75.26
1994 75.25
1995 74.90
1996 74.58
1997 73.87
1998 74.80
1999 75.10
2000 75.30
2001 75.20
2002 75.40
2003 75.60
2004 76.20
2005 76.30
2006 76.30
2007 76.30
2008 76.60
2009 77.10
2010 77.20
2011 77.80

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Bulgaria was 74.16 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 74.16 in 2011 and a minimum value of 69.25 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: 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 69.25
1961 70.20
1962 69.49
1963 70.31
1964 71.12
1965 71.29
1966 71.22
1967 70.41
1968 71.23
1969 70.43
1970 71.26
1971 70.87
1972 70.90
1973 71.34
1974 71.21
1975 71.05
1976 71.39
1977 70.82
1978 71.18
1979 71.31
1980 71.16
1981 71.57
1982 71.19
1983 71.39
1984 71.50
1985 71.23
1986 71.73
1987 71.53
1988 71.60
1989 71.72
1990 71.64
1991 71.56
1992 71.49
1993 71.35
1994 71.21
1995 71.05
1996 70.90
1997 70.35
1998 71.06
1999 71.41
2000 71.66
2001 71.77
2002 71.87
2003 72.07
2004 72.56
2005 72.56
2006 72.61
2007 72.66
2008 72.96
2009 73.41
2010 73.51
2011 74.16

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Bulgaria was 70.70 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 70.70 in 2011 and a minimum value of 67.00 in 1997.

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 67.55
1961 68.42
1962 67.77
1963 68.68
1964 69.37
1965 69.45
1966 69.36
1967 68.37
1968 69.23
1969 68.23
1970 69.11
1971 68.62
1972 68.68
1973 69.03
1974 68.93
1975 68.64
1976 68.99
1977 68.26
1978 68.77
1979 68.64
1980 68.46
1981 68.85
1982 68.43
1983 68.44
1984 68.49
1985 68.15
1986 68.56
1987 68.40
1988 68.38
1989 68.42
1990 68.30
1991 68.40
1992 68.07
1993 67.62
1994 67.36
1995 67.39
1996 67.39
1997 67.00
1998 67.50
1999 67.90
2000 68.20
2001 68.50
2002 68.50
2003 68.70
2004 69.10
2005 69.00
2006 69.10
2007 69.20
2008 69.50
2009 69.90
2010 70.00
2011 70.70

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality