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Life expectancy increases in Afghanistan

In 2020 the life expectancy in Afghanistan increased to 65.17 years.

That year, the life expectancy for women was 66.74 years and for men 63.71 years.

Afghanistan’s position improvened with respect to the 192 countries we publish life expectancy, dropping from the 157th in 2019 to 156th in 2020.

If we look at the change in life expectancy in Afghanistan over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2019, when it was 64.83 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2010, when it was 61.03 years.

In this page we show you the progression of the life expectancy in Afghanistan. You can see the life expectancy in other countries in life expectancy and see all the information about Afghanistan in Afghan economy.

Afghanistan - Life expectancy at birth
DateLife expectancy - WomenLife expectancy - MenLife expectancy
202066.7463.7165.17
201966.3963.3864.83
201866.0363.0564.49
201765.6662.7064.13
201665.2862.3463.76
201564.8861.9763.38
201464.4561.5662.97
201364.0061.1362.53
201263.5160.6862.05
201163.0060.1961.55
201062.4659.6861.03
200961.9059.1660.48
200861.3358.6359.93
200760.7558.0959.38
200660.1857.5658.83
200559.6357.0458.29
200459.0956.5457.77
200358.5856.0657.27
200258.0855.5856.78
200157.6055.1256.31
200057.1254.6655.84
199956.6554.2155.38
199856.1653.7554.91
199755.6653.2954.42
199655.1452.8053.92
199554.5952.2953.40
199454.0151.7552.84
199353.4151.1752.26
199252.7750.5751.64
199152.1249.9451.00
199051.4449.2850.33
198950.7448.6049.64
198850.0247.9148.93
198749.2947.2048.21
198648.5546.5047.49
198547.8145.8046.76
198447.0745.1046.04
198346.3344.4045.32
198245.6143.7244.62
198144.9043.0443.92
198044.2142.3743.24
197943.5441.7242.59
197842.8941.0941.94
197742.2740.4741.32
197641.6639.8740.72
197541.0639.2940.13
197440.4938.7339.56
197339.9338.1839.00
197239.3937.6438.46
197138.8537.1237.93
197038.3336.6137.41
196937.8236.1136.90
196837.3135.6236.40
196736.8235.1335.91
196636.3434.6635.43
196535.8534.1834.95
196435.3633.7034.46
196334.8733.2233.97
196234.3632.7233.47
196133.8432.2232.96
196033.3131.7232.45
Afghanistan - Life expectancy at birth
Afghanistan - Life expectancy at birth