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failed states 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 Iraq 69.02 2011
2 Pakistan 66.28 2011
3 Yemen 62.72 2011
4 Haiti 62.31 2011
5 Sudan 61.68 2011
6 Afghanistan 60.07 2011
7 Zimbabwe 55.95 2011
8 Guinea 55.59 2011
9 Somalia 54.36 2011
10 South Sudan 54.05 2011
11 Guinea-Bissau 53.8 2011
12 Nigeria 51.71 2011
13 Chad 50.24 2011
14 Cote d'Ivoire 50.05 2011
15 Democratic Republic of the Congo 49.3 2011
16 Central African Republic 48.79 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/failed-states/Health/Life-expectancy-at-birth,-total/Years

failed states 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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