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East Asia and Pacific Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth > Total population

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 82.25 years 2011
2 Singapore 82.14 years 2011
3 Australia 81.81 years 2011
4 New Zealand 80.59 years 2011
5 South Korea 79.05 years 2011
6 Taiwan 78.32 years 2011
7 Brunei 76.17 years 2011
8 Tonga 75.16 years 2011
9 China 74.68 years 2011
10 Solomon Islands 74.18 years 2011
11 Malaysia 73.79 years 2011
12 Thailand 73.6 years 2011
13 Samoa 72.4 years 2011
14 Vietnam 72.18 years 2011
15 Palau 71.78 years 2011
16 Marshall Islands 71.76 years 2011
17 Philippines 71.66 years 2011
18 Federated States of Micronesia 71.52 years 2011
19 Indonesia 71.33 years 2011
20 Fiji 71.31 years 2011
21 North Korea 68.89 years 2011
22 Mongolia 68.31 years 2011
23 East Timor 67.95 years 2011
24 Papua New Guinea 66.24 years 2011
25 Nauru 65.35 years 2011
26 Burma 64.88 years 2011
27 Tuvalu 64.75 years 2011
28 Vanuatu 64.7 years 2011
29 Kiribati 64.39 years 2011
30 Cambodia 62.67 years 2011
31 Laos 62.39 years 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth > Total population. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/East-Asia-and-Pacific/Health/Life-expectancy-at-birth/Total-population

East Asia and Pacific Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth > Total population

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  • Italy ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst European Union in 2011.
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  • San Marino ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Catholic countries in 2011.
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