Rwanda - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Rwanda was 67.40 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 67.40 in 2015 and a minimum value of 30.00 in 1993.

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

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Year Value
1960 43.88
1961 44.18
1962 44.47
1963 44.75
1964 45.01
1965 45.24
1966 45.45
1967 45.61
1968 45.75
1969 45.87
1970 45.96
1971 46.03
1972 46.10
1973 46.18
1974 46.29
1975 46.50
1976 46.84
1977 47.33
1978 47.97
1979 48.70
1980 49.55
1981 50.51
1982 51.49
1983 52.37
1984 52.96
1985 52.85
1986 51.57
1987 48.99
1988 45.26
1989 40.72
1990 36.11
1991 32.36
1992 30.19
1993 30.00
1994 31.84
1995 35.35
1996 39.87
1997 44.50
1998 48.51
1999 51.62
2000 53.76
2001 55.13
2002 56.18
2003 57.27
2004 58.48
2005 59.83
2006 61.23
2007 62.55
2008 63.67
2009 64.58
2010 65.30
2011 65.84
2012 66.27
2013 66.66
2014 67.03
2015 67.40

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Rwanda was 64.52 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 64.52 in 2015 and a minimum value of 27.08 in 1993.

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

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Year Value
1960 42.25
1961 42.55
1962 42.84
1963 43.11
1964 43.37
1965 43.60
1966 43.80
1967 43.96
1968 44.09
1969 44.20
1970 44.29
1971 44.37
1972 44.44
1973 44.54
1974 44.67
1975 44.90
1976 45.27
1977 45.79
1978 46.44
1979 47.18
1980 47.99
1981 48.87
1982 49.72
1983 50.41
1984 50.78
1985 50.45
1986 48.99
1987 46.31
1988 42.55
1989 38.04
1990 33.49
1991 29.75
1992 27.48
1993 27.08
1994 28.57
1995 31.63
1996 35.66
1997 39.80
1998 43.42
1999 46.23
2000 48.19
2001 49.51
2002 50.60
2003 51.81
2004 53.20
2005 54.75
2006 56.39
2007 57.95
2008 59.32
2009 60.47
2010 61.40
2011 62.16
2012 62.80
2013 63.39
2014 63.97
2015 64.52

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Rwanda was 61.79 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 61.79 in 2015 and a minimum value of 24.30 in 1993.

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

See also:

Year Value
1960 40.70
1961 41.00
1962 41.29
1963 41.56
1964 41.81
1965 42.04
1966 42.23
1967 42.38
1968 42.51
1969 42.61
1970 42.70
1971 42.78
1972 42.87
1973 42.98
1974 43.13
1975 43.38
1976 43.77
1977 44.31
1978 44.98
1979 45.72
1980 46.50
1981 47.31
1982 48.03
1983 48.54
1984 48.71
1985 48.17
1986 46.54
1987 43.75
1988 39.97
1989 35.49
1990 30.99
1991 27.26
1992 24.91
1993 24.30
1994 25.45
1995 28.10
1996 31.65
1997 35.34
1998 38.56
1999 41.09
2000 42.89
2001 44.16
2002 45.30
2003 46.62
2004 48.16
2005 49.92
2006 51.77
2007 53.57
2008 55.17
2009 56.55
2010 57.69
2011 58.65
2012 59.49
2013 60.29
2014 61.05
2015 61.79

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality