In 2016 the life expectancy in France increased to 82.7 years.That year, the life expectancy for women was 85.7 years and for men 79.5 years.
France’s position improvened with respect to the 191 countries we publish life expectancy, dropping from the 11th in 2015 to 8th in 2016.
If we look at the change in life expectancy in France over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2015, when it was 82.4 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2006, when it was 80.9 years.
In this page we show you the progression of the life expectancy in France. You can see the life expectancy in other countries in life expectancy and see all the information about France in French economy.