Vietnam - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Vietnam was 80.58 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 80.58 in 2015 and a minimum value of 62.68 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) 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 62.68
1961 63.45
1962 64.23
1963 64.99
1964 65.70
1965 66.25
1966 66.52
1967 66.48
1968 66.14
1969 65.58
1970 64.96
1971 64.52
1972 64.41
1973 64.75
1974 65.53
1975 66.67
1976 68.01
1977 69.33
1978 70.47
1979 71.35
1980 71.96
1981 72.35
1982 72.61
1983 72.86
1984 73.12
1985 73.40
1986 73.73
1987 74.06
1988 74.40
1989 74.74
1990 75.07
1991 75.41
1992 75.74
1993 76.07
1994 76.40
1995 76.72
1996 77.02
1997 77.32
1998 77.60
1999 77.87
2000 78.12
2001 78.36
2002 78.59
2003 78.81
2004 79.02
2005 79.22
2006 79.40
2007 79.57
2008 79.73
2009 79.88
2010 80.02
2011 80.14
2012 80.26
2013 80.37
2014 80.48
2015 80.58

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Vietnam was 75.78 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 75.78 in 2015 and a minimum value of 59.02 in 1972.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 59.07
1961 59.74
1962 60.41
1963 61.04
1964 61.61
1965 62.00
1966 62.09
1967 61.84
1968 61.29
1969 60.53
1970 59.74
1971 59.17
1972 59.02
1973 59.38
1974 60.25
1975 61.54
1976 63.04
1977 64.53
1978 65.80
1979 66.77
1980 67.43
1981 67.83
1982 68.09
1983 68.33
1984 68.58
1985 68.87
1986 69.19
1987 69.51
1988 69.82
1989 70.12
1990 70.42
1991 70.71
1992 71.00
1993 71.28
1994 71.57
1995 71.85
1996 72.13
1997 72.40
1998 72.66
1999 72.91
2000 73.15
2001 73.37
2002 73.58
2003 73.77
2004 73.96
2005 74.14
2006 74.31
2007 74.48
2008 74.65
2009 74.82
2010 74.99
2011 75.16
2012 75.32
2013 75.48
2014 75.63
2015 75.78

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Vietnam was 71.21 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 71.21 in 2015 and a minimum value of 53.89 in 1972.

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 55.63
1961 56.21
1962 56.77
1963 57.28
1964 57.71
1965 57.95
1966 57.86
1967 57.42
1968 56.68
1969 55.71
1970 54.76
1971 54.08
1972 53.89
1973 54.27
1974 55.23
1975 56.65
1976 58.32
1977 59.96
1978 61.35
1979 62.41
1980 63.12
1981 63.53
1982 63.79
1983 64.02
1984 64.27
1985 64.55
1986 64.86
1987 65.17
1988 65.46
1989 65.73
1990 65.99
1991 66.23
1992 66.47
1993 66.72
1994 66.97
1995 67.22
1996 67.47
1997 67.72
1998 67.97
1999 68.20
2000 68.41
2001 68.61
2002 68.80
2003 68.97
2004 69.14
2005 69.30
2006 69.47
2007 69.64
2008 69.82
2009 70.01
2010 70.21
2011 70.41
2012 70.62
2013 70.82
2014 71.01
2015 71.21

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality