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Life Expectancy at Birth (Male and Female), 1971 - 2019

Life Expectancy at Birth (Male and Female), 1971 - 2019

The life expectancies at birth for both sexes have steadily increased during the past 49 years, from 67.8 years for males and 75.3 years for females in 1971 to 82.2 years and 88.1 years respectively in 2019.

The life expectancies at birth for both sexes have steadily increased during the past 49 years, from 67.8 years for males and 75.3 years for females in 1971 to 82.3 years and 88.1 years respectively in 2019.

Note:
Figures from 1996 onwards are compiled based on the population estimates under the "resident population" approach instead of the "extended de facto" approach.
Source: Census and Statistics Department.