In 2018 the life expectancy in Burkina Faso increased to 61.17 years.That year, the life expectancy for women was 61.86 years and for men 60.36 years.
Burkina Faso’s position worsened with respect to the 192 countries we publish said data, dropping from the 174th in 2017 to 175th in 2018.
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 2017, when it was 60.77 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2008, when it was 55.62 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.