France - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in France was 85.10 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 85.10 in 2011 and a minimum value of 73.30 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 73.30
1961 73.60
1962 73.90
1963 74.10
1964 74.30
1965 74.50
1966 74.70
1967 74.90
1968 75.10
1969 75.30
1970 75.50
1971 75.80
1972 76.00
1973 76.30
1974 76.60
1975 76.90
1976 77.20
1977 77.50
1978 77.70
1979 78.00
1980 78.20
1981 78.50
1982 78.70
1983 79.00
1984 79.20
1985 79.50
1986 79.80
1987 80.00
1988 80.30
1989 80.60
1990 80.80
1991 81.10
1992 81.30
1993 81.50
1994 81.90
1995 81.90
1996 82.00
1997 82.30
1998 82.40
1999 82.50
2000 82.80
2001 82.90
2002 83.00
2003 82.90
2004 83.80
2005 83.70
2006 84.10
2007 84.40
2008 84.30
2009 84.50
2010 84.80
2011 85.10

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in France was 81.67 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 81.67 in 2011 and a minimum value of 69.87 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 69.87
1961 70.12
1962 70.31
1963 70.51
1964 70.66
1965 70.81
1966 70.96
1967 71.16
1968 71.31
1969 71.46
1970 71.66
1971 71.91
1972 72.11
1973 72.36
1974 72.60
1975 72.85
1976 73.10
1977 73.35
1978 73.60
1979 73.85
1980 74.05
1981 74.30
1982 74.50
1983 74.80
1984 75.00
1985 75.30
1986 75.60
1987 75.80
1988 76.10
1989 76.35
1990 76.60
1991 76.85
1992 77.10
1993 77.30
1994 77.65
1995 77.75
1996 77.95
1997 78.30
1998 78.46
1999 78.61
2000 78.96
2001 79.06
2002 79.26
2003 79.26
2004 80.16
2005 80.11
2006 80.51
2007 80.81
2008 80.87
2009 81.07
2010 81.37
2011 81.67

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in France was 78.40 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 78.40 in 2011 and a minimum value of 66.60 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 66.60
1961 66.80
1962 66.90
1963 67.10
1964 67.20
1965 67.30
1966 67.40
1967 67.60
1968 67.70
1969 67.80
1970 68.00
1971 68.20
1972 68.40
1973 68.60
1974 68.80
1975 69.00
1976 69.20
1977 69.40
1978 69.70
1979 69.90
1980 70.10
1981 70.30
1982 70.50
1983 70.80
1984 71.00
1985 71.30
1986 71.60
1987 71.80
1988 72.10
1989 72.30
1990 72.60
1991 72.80
1992 73.10
1993 73.30
1994 73.60
1995 73.80
1996 74.10
1997 74.50
1998 74.70
1999 74.90
2000 75.30
2001 75.40
2002 75.70
2003 75.80
2004 76.70
2005 76.70
2006 77.10
2007 77.40
2008 77.60
2009 77.80
2010 78.10
2011 78.40

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality