Denmark - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Denmark was 81.90 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 81.90 in 2011 and a minimum value of 74.00 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 74.00
1961 74.40
1962 74.43
1963 74.48
1964 74.79
1965 74.65
1966 74.79
1967 75.35
1968 75.58
1969 75.70
1970 75.93
1971 76.16
1972 76.21
1973 76.53
1974 76.82
1975 77.01
1976 76.69
1977 77.68
1978 77.42
1979 77.40
1980 77.18
1981 77.36
1982 77.65
1983 77.55
1984 77.62
1985 77.47
1986 77.53
1987 77.79
1988 77.64
1989 77.75
1990 77.73
1991 77.98
1992 77.96
1993 77.77
1994 78.10
1995 77.83
1996 78.26
1997 78.46
1998 78.70
1999 78.80
2000 79.00
2001 79.20
2002 79.20
2003 79.50
2004 79.90
2005 80.20
2006 80.40
2007 80.50
2008 80.70
2009 80.80
2010 81.20
2011 81.90

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Denmark was 79.80 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 79.80 in 2011 and a minimum value of 72.18 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 72.18
1961 72.44
1962 72.32
1963 72.40
1964 72.49
1965 72.37
1966 72.44
1967 72.92
1968 73.12
1969 73.22
1970 73.34
1971 73.41
1972 73.44
1973 73.68
1974 73.81
1975 74.08
1976 73.74
1977 74.63
1978 74.39
1979 74.22
1980 74.10
1981 74.23
1982 74.55
1983 74.42
1984 74.56
1985 74.43
1986 74.58
1987 74.69
1988 74.77
1989 74.80
1990 74.81
1991 75.16
1992 75.19
1993 75.12
1994 75.38
1995 75.21
1996 75.59
1997 75.95
1998 76.14
1999 76.34
2000 76.59
2001 76.79
2002 76.90
2003 77.14
2004 77.49
2005 77.84
2006 78.10
2007 78.20
2008 78.45
2009 78.60
2010 79.10
2011 79.80

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Denmark 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 70.20 in 1965.

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 70.44
1961 70.57
1962 70.31
1963 70.42
1964 70.29
1965 70.20
1966 70.21
1967 70.61
1968 70.78
1969 70.86
1970 70.88
1971 70.80
1972 70.80
1973 70.97
1974 70.94
1975 71.28
1976 70.93
1977 71.73
1978 71.51
1979 71.19
1980 71.17
1981 71.25
1982 71.60
1983 71.44
1984 71.65
1985 71.53
1986 71.77
1987 71.74
1988 72.04
1989 71.99
1990 72.02
1991 72.47
1992 72.56
1993 72.59
1994 72.78
1995 72.72
1996 73.05
1997 73.55
1998 73.70
1999 74.00
2000 74.30
2001 74.50
2002 74.70
2003 74.90
2004 75.20
2005 75.60
2006 75.90
2007 76.00
2008 76.30
2009 76.50
2010 77.10
2011 77.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality