Belgium - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Belgium was 83.90 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 83.90 in 2015 and a minimum value of 72.77 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 Vita

See also:

Year Value
1960 72.77
1961 73.63
1962 73.18
1963 73.14
1964 73.90
1965 73.76
1966 73.80
1967 74.25
1968 73.92
1969 74.13
1970 74.25
1971 74.40
1972 74.76
1973 74.98
1974 75.31
1975 75.28
1976 75.49
1977 76.18
1978 76.14
1979 76.61
1980 76.69
1981 77.12
1982 77.33
1983 77.27
1984 77.98
1985 78.08
1986 78.23
1987 78.90
1988 79.10
1989 79.09
1990 79.54
1991 79.67
1992 79.87
1993 79.90
1994 80.19
1995 80.38
1996 80.66
1997 80.70
1998 80.70
1999 81.00
2000 81.00
2001 81.20
2002 81.20
2003 81.10
2004 81.90
2005 81.90
2006 82.30
2007 82.60
2008 82.60
2009 82.80
2010 83.00
2011 83.30
2012 83.10
2013 83.20
2014 83.90
2015 83.90

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Belgium was 81.29 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 81.29 in 2015 and a minimum value of 69.70 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) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demograp

See also:

Year Value
1960 69.70
1961 70.52
1962 70.22
1963 70.05
1964 70.76
1965 70.63
1966 70.71
1967 71.01
1968 70.69
1969 70.76
1970 70.97
1971 71.06
1972 71.41
1973 71.64
1974 71.99
1975 71.97
1976 72.12
1977 72.77
1978 72.70
1979 73.19
1980 73.21
1981 73.62
1982 73.89
1983 73.87
1984 74.40
1985 74.52
1986 74.73
1987 75.37
1988 75.57
1989 75.63
1990 76.05
1991 76.19
1992 76.35
1993 76.35
1994 76.69
1995 76.84
1996 77.19
1997 77.37
1998 77.47
1999 77.62
2000 77.72
2001 77.97
2002 78.08
2003 78.13
2004 78.88
2005 78.98
2006 79.38
2007 79.78
2008 79.68
2009 79.98
2010 80.18
2011 80.59
2012 80.39
2013 80.59
2014 81.29
2015 81.29

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Belgium was 78.80 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 78.80 in 2015 and a minimum value of 66.78 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 Vita

See also:

Year Value
1960 66.78
1961 67.56
1962 67.40
1963 67.11
1964 67.76
1965 67.64
1966 67.76
1967 67.93
1968 67.62
1969 67.56
1970 67.85
1971 67.88
1972 68.21
1973 68.45
1974 68.82
1975 68.82
1976 68.91
1977 69.53
1978 69.42
1979 69.94
1980 69.89
1981 70.29
1982 70.61
1983 70.63
1984 71.00
1985 71.13
1986 71.40
1987 72.00
1988 72.20
1989 72.34
1990 72.73
1991 72.88
1992 73.00
1993 72.96
1994 73.36
1995 73.47
1996 73.88
1997 74.20
1998 74.40
1999 74.40
2000 74.60
2001 74.90
2002 75.10
2003 75.30
2004 76.00
2005 76.20
2006 76.60
2007 77.10
2008 76.90
2009 77.30
2010 77.50
2011 78.00
2012 77.80
2013 78.10
2014 78.80
2015 78.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality