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Sparsely populated countries 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 Australia 81.81 years 2011
2 Canada 81.38 years 2011
3 Iceland 80.9 years 2011
4 New Zealand 80.59 years 2011
5 Norway 80.2 years 2011
6 Finland 79.27 years 2011
7 Libya 77.65 years 2011
8 French Guiana 77.27 years 2006
9 Argentina 76.95 years 2011
10 New Caledonia 76.75 years 2011
11 Uruguay 76.21 years 2011
12 Paraguay 76.19 years 2011
13 Algeria 74.5 years 2011
=14 Suriname 74.22 years 2011
=14 Oman 74.22 years 2011
16 Solomon Islands 74.18 years 2011
17 Saudi Arabia 74.11 years 2011
18 Greenland 70.96 years 2011
19 Turkmenistan 68.52 years 2011
20 Kazakhstan 68.51 years 2011
21 Mongolia 68.31 years 2011
22 Belize 68.23 years 2011
23 Bolivia 67.57 years 2011
24 Bhutan 67.3 years 2011
25 Guyana 67.08 years 2011
26 Russia 66.29 years 2011
27 Papua New Guinea 66.24 years 2011
28 Mauritania 61.14 years 2011
29 Botswana 58.05 years 2011
30 Sudan 55.42 years 2011
31 Western Sahara 53.92 years 2008
32 Niger 53.4 years 2011
33 Mali 52.61 years 2011
34 Gabon 52.49 years 2011
35 Zambia 52.36 years 2011
36 Namibia 52.19 years 2011
37 Somalia 50.4 years 2011
38 Central African Republic 50.07 years 2011
39 Chad 48.33 years 2011
40 Angola 38.76 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/Sparsely-populated-countries/Health/Life-expectancy-at-birth/Total-population

Sparsely populated countries Compared by Health > Life expectancy at birth > Total population

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Interesting observations about Health > Life expectancy at birth > Total population

  • Macau ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Monaco ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • Jordan ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • Japan ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2011.
  • Singapore ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Former British colonies in 2011.
  • Italy ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst European Union in 2011.
  • Chile ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Emerging markets in 2011.
  • San Marino ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Catholic countries in 2011.
  • Canada ranked second for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Cold countries in 2011.
  • Australia ranked first for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Sparsely populated countries in 2011.
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