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Sparsely populated countries 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 Iceland 82.36 2011
2 Australia 81.85 2011
3 Norway 81.3 2011
4 Canada 81.07 2011
5 New Zealand 80.9 2011
6 Finland 80.47 2011
7 Uruguay 76.76 2011
8 Oman 76.32 2011
9 New Caledonia 76.04 2011
10 Argentina 75.84 2011
11 Saudi Arabia 75.29 2011
12 Libya 74.99 2011
13 Belize 73.49 2011
14 Paraguay 72.11 2011
15 Algeria 70.75 2011
16 Suriname 70.58 2011
17 Greenland 70.24 2010
18 Russia 69 2011
19 Kazakhstan 68.89 2011
20 Bhutan 67.46 2011
21 Solomon Islands 67.29 2011
22 Mongolia 67.12 2011
23 Bolivia 66.63 2011
24 Guyana 65.88 2011
25 Turkmenistan 65.16 2011
26 Namibia 63.28 2011
27 Gabon 62.69 2011
28 Papua New Guinea 62.16 2011
29 Sudan 61.68 2011
30 Mauritania 61.19 2011
31 Republic of the Congo 57.78 2011
32 Niger 57.48 2011
33 Zambia 55.83 2011
34 Somalia 54.36 2011
35 Mali 54.19 2011
36 South Sudan 54.05 2011
37 Angola 51.06 2011
38 Chad 50.24 2011
39 Central African Republic 48.79 2011
40 Botswana 46.67 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/Sparsely-populated-countries/Health/Life-expectancy-at-birth,-total/Years

Sparsely populated countries 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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