In 2016 the life expectancy in Burkina Faso increased to 60.36 years.That year, the life expectancy for women was 60.99 years and for men 59.6 years.
Burkina Faso’s position improvened with respect to the 192 countries we publish life expectancy, dropping from the 173th in 2015 to 172th in 2016.
If we look at the change in life expectancy in Burkina Faso over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2015, when it was 59.93 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2006, when it was 54.06 years.
In this page we show you the progression of the life expectancy in Burkina Faso. You can see the life expectancy in other countries in life expectancy and see all the information about Burkina Faso in Burkinabe economy.