Rwanda - Life expectancy at birth

Life expectancy at birth, female (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, female (years) in Rwanda was 68.79 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 68.79 in 2015 and a minimum value of 29.28 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 Vita

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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 46.85
1977 47.36
1978 48.00
1979 48.75
1980 49.59
1981 50.52
1982 51.45
1983 52.23
1984 52.70
1985 52.48
1986 51.14
1987 48.58
1988 44.93
1989 40.52
1990 36.01
1991 32.24
1992 29.87
1993 29.28
1994 30.54
1995 33.33
1996 37.09
1997 41.01
1998 44.47
1999 47.20
2000 49.18
2001 50.58
2002 51.81
2003 53.19
2004 54.78
2005 56.56
2006 58.46
2007 60.34
2008 62.06
2009 63.58
2010 64.87
2011 65.94
2012 66.83
2013 67.59
2014 68.24
2015 68.79

Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, total (years) in Rwanda was 66.62 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 66.62 in 2015 and a minimum value of 27.61 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: Demograp

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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 44.36
1972 44.44
1973 44.53
1974 44.66
1975 44.88
1976 45.25
1977 45.78
1978 46.44
1979 47.19
1980 48.04
1981 48.97
1982 49.89
1983 50.66
1984 51.13
1985 50.91
1986 49.54
1987 46.94
1988 43.24
1989 38.77
1990 34.21
1991 30.44
1992 28.11
1993 27.61
1994 29.00
1995 31.96
1996 35.90
1997 39.98
1998 43.55
1999 46.36
2000 48.36
2001 49.74
2002 50.91
2003 52.21
2004 53.69
2005 55.37
2006 57.15
2007 58.90
2008 60.49
2009 61.89
2010 63.07
2011 64.03
2012 64.84
2013 65.52
2014 66.11
2015 66.62

Life expectancy at birth, male (years)

The value for Life expectancy at birth, male (years) in Rwanda was 64.56 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 64.56 in 2015 and a minimum value of 26.02 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 Vita

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 42.86
1973 42.96
1974 43.11
1975 43.35
1976 43.73
1977 44.27
1978 44.95
1979 45.71
1980 46.56
1981 47.48
1982 48.40
1983 49.18
1984 49.64
1985 49.40
1986 48.02
1987 45.37
1988 41.63
1989 37.10
1990 32.50
1991 28.72
1992 26.43
1993 26.02
1994 27.54
1995 30.66
1996 34.76
1997 38.99
1998 42.68
1999 45.56
2000 47.59
2001 48.94
2002 50.05
2003 51.27
2004 52.66
2005 54.23
2006 55.90
2007 57.54
2008 59.01
2009 60.28
2010 61.35
2011 62.22
2012 62.93
2013 63.55
2014 64.09
2015 64.56

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality