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Health > Life expectancy at birth Stats: compare key data on Switzerland & United Kingdom

Definitions

  • Female: The average number of years to be lived by a females in this nation 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.
  • Female > 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.
  • Male: The average number of years to be lived by amen in this nation born in the same year, if mortality at each age remains constant in the future. The entry includes total population as well as the male and female components. 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Total population: 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.
  • Years > Females: Life expectancy at birth (years) 2003 - Females
  • Years > Males: Life expectancy at birth (years) 2003 - Males
  • Years > Total population: Life expectancy at birth (years) 2003 - Total population
STAT Switzerland United Kingdom HISTORY
Female 84.05 years
Ranked 14th. 2% more than United Kingdom
82.25 years
Ranked 39th.

Female > Years 83.9 years
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United Kingdom
81.1 years
Ranked 34th.

Male 78.24 years
Ranked 19th. About the same as United Kingdom
77.95 years
Ranked 24th.

Male > Years 78.7 years
Ranked 3rd. 2% more than United Kingdom
76.9 years
Ranked 21st.

Total > Years 81.24 years
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United Kingdom
78.95 years
Ranked 25th.

Total population 81.07 years
Ranked 15th. 1% more than United Kingdom
80.05 years
Ranked 27th.

Years > Females 83
Ranked 7th. 2% more than United Kingdom
81
Ranked 26th.
Years > Males 78
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United Kingdom
76
Ranked 22nd.
Years > Total population 81
Ranked 2nd. 3% more than United Kingdom
79
Ranked 21st.

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