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Life expectancy improves in Denmark

In 2020 the life expectancy in Denmark increased to 81.6 years.

That year, the life expectancy for women was 83.6 years and for men 79.6 years.

Denmark’s position improvened with respect to the 192 countries we publish life expectancy, dropping from the 30th in 2019 to 24th in 2020.

If we look at the change in life expectancy in Denmark over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2019, when it was 81.5 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2010, when it was 79.3 years.

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

Denmark - Life expectancy at birth
DateLife expectancy - WomenLife expectancy - MenLife expectancy
202083.6079.6081.60
201983.5079.5081.50
201882.9079.1081.00
201783.1079.2081.10
201682.8079.0080.90
201582.7078.8080.80
201482.8078.7080.70
201382.4078.3080.40
201282.1078.1080.20
201181.9077.8079.90
201081.4077.2079.30
200981.1076.9079.00
200881.0076.5078.80
200780.6076.2078.40
200680.7076.1078.40
200580.5076.0078.30
200480.2075.4077.80
200379.8075.0077.40
200279.4074.8077.10
200179.3074.7077.00
200079.2074.5076.90
199979.0074.2076.60
199879.0074.0076.50
199778.6073.6076.10
199678.3073.1075.70
199577.9072.7075.30
199478.2072.8075.50
199377.8072.6075.20
199278.0072.6075.30
199178.1072.5075.30
199077.8072.0074.90
198977.9072.0074.90
198877.8072.1074.90
198777.9071.8074.80
198677.7071.8074.70
198577.6071.5074.50
198477.8071.7074.70
198377.7071.5074.50
198277.8071.6074.70
198177.5071.3074.30
198077.3071.2074.20
197977.5071.2074.30
197877.6071.5074.50
197777.9071.8074.70
197676.8070.9073.80
197577.1071.3074.20
197476.9071.0073.90
197376.5370.9773.68
197276.2170.8073.44
197176.1670.8073.41
197075.9370.8873.34
196975.7070.8673.22
196875.5870.7873.12
196775.3570.6172.92
196674.7970.2172.44
196574.6570.2072.37
196474.7970.2972.49
196374.4870.4272.40
196274.4370.3172.32
196174.4070.5772.44
196074.0070.4472.18
Denmark - Life expectancy at birth
Denmark - Life expectancy at birth