In 2015 the life expectancy in North Korea increased to 70.34 years.That year, the life expectancy for women was 73.93 years and for men 66.92 years.
North Korea’s position improvened with respect to the 191 countries we publish life expectancy, dropping from the 118th in 2014 to 116th in 2015.
If we look at the change in life expectancy in North Korea over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2014, when it was 70.07 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2005, when it was 68.16 years.
In this page we show you the progression of the life expectancy in North Korea. You can see the life expectancy in other countries in life expectancy and see all the information about North Korea in North Korean economy.