Vietnam - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Vietnam was 77.09 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 77.09 in 2011 and a minimum value of 46.01 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 46.01
1961 46.60
1962 47.20
1963 47.82
1964 48.42
1965 48.98
1966 49.43
1967 49.76
1968 49.97
1969 50.09
1970 50.17
1971 50.30
1972 50.55
1973 50.97
1974 51.58
1975 52.40
1976 53.42
1977 54.56
1978 55.78
1979 57.03
1980 58.25
1981 59.40
1982 60.47
1983 61.45
1984 62.33
1985 63.14
1986 63.92
1987 64.72
1988 65.56
1989 66.44
1990 67.35
1991 68.26
1992 69.11
1993 69.89
1994 70.58
1995 71.19
1996 71.74
1997 72.26
1998 72.76
1999 73.26
2000 73.75
2001 74.22
2002 74.64
2003 75.02
2004 75.35
2005 75.64
2006 75.90
2007 76.15
2008 76.38
2009 76.62
2010 76.86
2011 77.09

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Vietnam was 75.05 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 75.05 in 2011 and a minimum value of 44.16 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 44.16
1961 44.69
1962 45.24
1963 45.79
1964 46.34
1965 46.83
1966 47.22
1967 47.48
1968 47.63
1969 47.68
1970 47.69
1971 47.75
1972 47.92
1973 48.27
1974 48.82
1975 49.60
1976 50.60
1977 51.76
1978 53.02
1979 54.35
1980 55.67
1981 56.94
1982 58.12
1983 59.20
1984 60.17
1985 61.05
1986 61.89
1987 62.74
1988 63.62
1989 64.54
1990 65.48
1991 66.41
1992 67.29
1993 68.09
1994 68.80
1995 69.43
1996 69.99
1997 70.51
1998 71.00
1999 71.48
2000 71.95
2001 72.38
2002 72.78
2003 73.13
2004 73.43
2005 73.70
2006 73.94
2007 74.17
2008 74.39
2009 74.61
2010 74.83
2011 75.05

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Vietnam was 73.11 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 73.11 in 2011 and a minimum value of 42.41 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 42.41
1961 42.88
1962 43.36
1963 43.86
1964 44.35
1965 44.78
1966 45.11
1967 45.31
1968 45.39
1969 45.38
1970 45.33
1971 45.32
1972 45.43
1973 45.71
1974 46.20
1975 46.93
1976 47.91
1977 49.09
1978 50.40
1979 51.79
1980 53.21
1981 54.59
1982 55.88
1983 57.06
1984 58.12
1985 59.07
1986 59.96
1987 60.85
1988 61.77
1989 62.72
1990 63.69
1991 64.66
1992 65.56
1993 66.39
1994 67.12
1995 67.76
1996 68.32
1997 68.84
1998 69.32
1999 69.79
2000 70.23
2001 70.63
2002 71.00
2003 71.32
2004 71.60
2005 71.85
2006 72.07
2007 72.28
2008 72.48
2009 72.69
2010 72.90
2011 73.11

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality