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High income OECD countries Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth, male > Years

DEFINITION: Life expectancy at birth, male (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 Iceland 80.7 2011
2 Switzerland 80.5 2011
3 Israel 80 2011
4 Sweden 79.9 2011
5 Australia 79.7 2011
6 Italy 79.6 2011
7 Japan 79.44 2011
=8 Netherlands 79.4 2011
=8 Spain 79.4 2011
=10 New Zealand 79.1 2011
=10 Norway 79.1 2011
12 Canada 78.94 2011
13 United Kingdom 78.9 2011
=14 Luxembourg 78.5 2011
=14 Greece 78.5 2011
=16 Germany 78.4 2011
=16 France 78.4 2011
=18 Ireland 78.3 2011
=18 Austria 78.3 2011
20 Belgium 77.9 2011
21 Denmark 77.8 2011
22 Portugal 77.6 2011
23 South Korea 77.5 2011
24 Finland 77.3 2011
25 Slovenia 76.8 2011
26 Chile 76.49 2011
27 United States 76.3 2011
28 Czech Republic 74.8 2011
29 Poland 72.6 2011
30 Slovakia 72.3 2011
31 Estonia 71.2 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth, male > Years. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", (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/High-income-OECD-countries/Health/Life-expectancy-at-birth,-male/Years

High income OECD countries Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth, male > Years

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

  • Hong Kong ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Iceland ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • Lebanon ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • Israel ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Former British colonies in 2011.
  • Switzerland ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Landlocked countries in 2011.
  • Sierra Leone has ranked last for life expectancy at birth, male > years since 1997.
  • Australia ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2011.
  • 39 of the bottom 40 countries by life expectancy at birth, male > years are Sub-Saharan African.
  • Chile ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Emerging markets in 2011.
  • Costa Rica ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2011.
  • Saudi Arabia ranked first for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Religious countries in 2011.
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