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Former British colonies 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 Singapore 81.89 2011
2 Australia 81.85 2011
3 Israel 81.76 2011
4 Canada 81.07 2011
5 New Zealand 80.9 2011
6 United States 78.64 2011
7 Qatar 78.3 2011
8 Brunei 78.18 2011
9 Maldives 77.19 2011
10 United Arab Emirates 76.78 2011
11 Dominica 76.6 2002
12 Bahrain 76.4 2011
13 Antigua and Barbuda 75.5 2011
14 Barbados 74.97 2011
15 The Bahamas 74.75 2011
16 Malaysia 74.67 2011
17 Saint Lucia 74.55 2011
18 Kuwait 74.26 2011
19 Sri Lanka 73.9 2011
20 Jordan 73.59 2011
21 Belize 73.49 2011
22 Jamaica 73.08 2011
23 Grenada 72.48 2011
24 Saint Kitts and Nevis 71.34 2002
25 Egypt 70.68 2011
26 Bangladesh 69.89 2011
27 Trinidad and Tobago 69.71 2011
28 Fiji 69.56 2011
29 Bhutan 67.46 2011
30 Pakistan 66.28 2011
31 India 65.96 2011
32 Guyana 65.88 2011
33 Burma 64.76 2011
34 Namibia 63.28 2011
35 Yemen 62.72 2011
36 Sudan 61.68 2011
37 Ghana 60.79 2011
38 Kenya 60.37 2011
39 Tanzania 60.07 2011
40 The Gambia 58.37 2011
41 Uganda 58.02 2011
42 Zimbabwe 55.95 2011
43 Zambia 55.83 2011
44 Somalia 54.36 2011
45 Malawi 54.14 2011
46 Nigeria 51.71 2011
47 Swaziland 48.66 2011
48 Lesotho 48.22 2011
49 Botswana 46.67 2011
50 Sierra Leone 45.1 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/Former-British-colonies/Health/Life-expectancy-at-birth,-total/Years

Former British colonies 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.
  • Iraq ranked first for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Failed states in 2011.
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