Definition: This entry contains the average number of years to be lived by a group of people born in the same year, if mortality at each age remains constant in the future. Life expectancy at birth is also a measure of overall quality of life in a country and summarizes the mortality at all ages. It can also be thought of as indicating the potential return on investment in human capital and is necessary for the calculation of various actuarial measures.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2020See also: Life expectancy at birth map
Life Expectancy By Country
Global Finance - 9/2/2022 12:00:00 AM
For women the top 10 countries all have a life expectancy of 84 years or longer. Women in Japan have the highest life expectancy in the world, at 87 years, followed by Spain, Switzerland and Singapore all with 85.1 years. Life expectancy at birth has ...
These countries have better life expectancies than the US, according to data
MSN - 8/31/2022 6:05:00 PM
After analyzing life expectancy data from the World Health Organization's World Health Statistics 2019 report and total population data for each country from the United Nations' World Population ...
Life expectancy at 60
HelpAge International - 9/17/2013 3:12:00 PM
The list below shows Life expectancy at 60 for 195 countries. This is a better estimate of survival within the adult life course than life expectancy at birth, particularly for low- and middle-income countries. Life expectancy at birth is hugely influenced ...
Life Expectancy the Year You Were Born
AOL - 8/31/2022 10:19:00 AM
Well before U.S. deaths from the coronavirus pandemic reached more than a million, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention noted an equally sobering milestone: Life expectancy at birth ...
Fact Check: Has China Overtaken U.S. in Life Expectancy for First Time?
Newsweek - 9/8/2022 2:36:00 PM
Provisional data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last month showed a decline in U.S. life expectancy for the third year in a row. That update came just weeks after China ...
The US has the lowest life expectancy of its peer countries. One chart shows how other nations compare.
YAHOO!News - 9/30/2022 7:17:00 PM
Life expectancy in the US has reached a low not seen since the 1990s. For decades, other wealthy nations have had better health outcomes.
Life Expectancy Dropped In 2020 In Every US State — Highest In Hawaii, Lowest In Mississippi
MSN - 8/27/2022 3:00:00 PM
the biggest drop since World War II. Overall, life expectancy at birth was 77.0 years. The report found that due to the COVID-19 pandemic and higher drug overdose deaths, life expectancy ...
Cuba and China Exceed US in Life Expectancy, Send Message to the World – Socialism is the Difference
CounterPunch - 9/23/2022 5:52:00 AM
To extend a population’s life expectancy at birth (LEB) requires capabilities that are scarce in the United States. The U.S. LEB has fallen, abruptly.
The healthiest country in the world has long life expectancy and extremely low obesity
Daily Express - 9/5/2022 1:17:00 PM
More info Money.co.uk looked at air pollution, obesity rates, safety and the number of sunlight hours to find the world’s healthiest country. The team also analysed life expectancy and the ...