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Life expectancy 1751–2019

YearLife expectancy in years
 MenWomen
 At birthAt age 50At age 65At birthAt age 50At age 65
1751–1790 33.72 18.16 10.02 36.64 19.59 10.51
1791–1815 35.35 17.26 9.29 38.44 18.68 9.84
1816–1840 39.50 17.55 9.58 43.56 19.60 10.44
1841–1850 41.66 18.10 9.62 46.10 20.24 10.57
1851–1860 40.49 18.49 10.03 44.40 20.26 10.77
1861–1870 42.80 19.40 10.40 46.37 21.30 11.40
1871–1880 45.27 20.80 11.20 48.62 22.60 12.20
1881–1890 48.55 21.94 11.96 51.47 23.64 12.92
1891–1900 50.94 22.44 12.24 53.63 24.04 13.13
1901–1910 54.53 23.17 12.81 56.98 24.74 13.69
1911–1920 55.60 23.35 12.84 58.38 24.79 13.69
1921–1930 60.97 24.15 13.24 63.16 25.14 13.85
1931–1940 63.76 24.08 13.06 66.13 25.13 13.64
1941–1950 68.06 25.01 13.60 70.65 26.27 14.30
1951–1960 70.89 25.54 13.85 74.10 27.47 15.00
1961–1970 71.73 25.70 13.93 76.13 28.87 16.05
1971–1980 72.26 25.82 14.10 78.10 30.41 17.47
1981–1985 73.55 26.46 14.60 79.53 31.45 18.39
1986–1990 74.37 27.17 15.09 80.22 32.06 18.91
1991–1995 75.60 28.03 15.70 80.98 32.59 19.42
1996–2000 76.89 28.95 16.35 81.83 33.19 19.93
2001–2005 77.99 29.89 17.11 82.41 33.64 20.30
2006–2010 [1] 79.12 30.85 17.94 83.16 34.29 20.83
2011–2015 80.08 31.73 18.64 83.79 34.84 21.25
2013–2017 80.41 32.06 18.91 83.99 35.02 21.39
2014–2018 80.55 32.18 19.00 84.10 35.12 21.47
20152019 80.75 32.36 19.13 84.24 35.25 21.57
1983 73.62 26.51 14.65 79.61 31.59 18.49
1984 73.84 26.73 14.81 79.89 31.72 18.65
1985 73.79 26.60 14.66 79.68 31.59 18.50
1986 73.97 26.83 14.80 79.99 31.84 18.69
1987 74.16 26.99 14.99 80.15 31.99 18.90
1988 74.15 26.99 14.95 79.96 31.85 18.70
1989 74.79 27.56 15.40 80.57 32.37 19.17
1990 74.81 27.50 15.30 80.41 32.20 19.04
1991 74.94 27.60 15.42 80.54 32.34 19.21
1992 75.35 27.82 15.55 80.79 32.42 19.27
1993 75.49 27.91 15.56 80.79 32.40 19.19
1994 76.08 28.43 16.03 81.38 32.92 19.75
1995 76.17 28.42 15.97 81.45 32.90 19.70
1996 76.51 28.61 16.10 81.53 32.95 19.73
1997 76.70 28.77 16.24 81.82 33.20 19.92
1998 76.87 28.94 16.34 81.94 33.30 20.03
1999 77.06 29.11 16.45 81.91 33.23 19.92
2000 77.38 29.41 16.69 82.03 33.30 20.08
2001 77.55 29.60 16.88 82.07 33.36 20.06
2002 77.73 29.64 16.90 82.11 33.37 20.01
2003 77.91 29.83 17.01 82.43 33.67 20.32
2004 78.35 30.19 17.39 82.68 33.92 20.56
2005 [2] 78.43 30.22 17.38 82.77 33.92 20.60
2006 [1] 78.70 30.45 17.61 82.91 34.10 20.71
2007 [1] 78.92 30.69 17.83 82.95 34.10 20.62
2008 [1] 79.09 30.82 17.93 83.13 34.26 20.81
2009 [1] 79.33 31.08 18.13 83.33 34.45 20.99
2010 [1] 79.52 31.17 18.21 83.49 34.55 21.03
2011 [1] 79.79 31.41 18.37 83.67 34.73 21.17
2012 79.87 31.51 18.42 83.54 34.60 21.02
2013 80.09 31.75 18.67 83.71 34.77 21.19
2014 80.35 31.99 18.86 84.05 35.07 21.48
2015 80.31 31.98 18.85 84.01 35.02 21.39
2016 80.56 32.19 19.01 84.09 35.13 21.48
2017 80.72 32.38 19.14 84.10 35.13 21.44
2018 80.78 32.37 19.13 84.25 35.27 21.55
2019 81.34 32.85 19.52 84.73 35.73 21.99

1) The life expectancy tables for 2006-2010 and the years 2006 to 2011 have been revised in 2012 after a change in the method to even out the death risks for the oldest persons.

2) Figures for 2005 have been corrected in 2014.

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Last updated
2020-03-19

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