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East Asia and Pacific Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth, total > Years

DEFINITION: Life expectancy at birth, total (years). 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 82.59 2011
2 Singapore 81.89 2011
3 Australia 81.85 2011
4 New Zealand 80.9 2011
5 South Korea 80.87 2011
6 Brunei 78.18 2011
7 Vietnam 75.46 2011
8 China 75.04 2011
9 Malaysia 74.67 2011
10 Thailand 74.01 2011
11 Samoa 72.7 2011
12 Tonga 72.34 2011
13 Vanuatu 71.13 2011
14 Cambodia 71.05 2011
15 Indonesia 70.39 2011
16 Fiji 69.56 2011
17 North Korea 69.19 2011
18 Palau 69.13 2005
19 Federated States of Micronesia 68.74 2011
20 Philippines 68.39 2011
21 Kiribati 68.21 2011
22 Laos 67.35 2011
23 Solomon Islands 67.29 2011
24 Mongolia 67.12 2011
25 East Timor 66.49 2011
26 Marshall Islands 65.24 2000
27 Burma 64.76 2011
28 Papua New Guinea 62.16 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth, total > Years. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", 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 Report (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. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/East-Asia-and-Pacific/Health/Life-expectancy-at-birth,-total/Years

East Asia and Pacific Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth, total > Years

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Interesting observations about Health > Life expectancy at birth, total > Years

  • Hong Kong ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Lebanon ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • Japan ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2011.
  • San Marino ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • Singapore ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Former British colonies in 2011.
  • Spain ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst European Union in 2011.
  • Sierra Leone has ranked last for life expectancy at birth, total > years since 1997.
  • Switzerland ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Cold countries in 2011.
  • 39 of the bottom 40 countries by life expectancy at birth, total > years are Sub-Saharan African.
  • Chile ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Emerging markets in 2011.
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