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The Gambia  

Life expectancy improves in The Gambia

In 2017 the life expectancy in The Gambia increased to 61.42 years.

That year, the life expectancy for women was 62.83 years and for men 60.08 years.

The Gambia’s position worsened with respect to the 192 countries we publish said data, dropping from the 169th in 2016 to 170th in 2017.

If we look at the change in life expectancy in The Gambia over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2016, when it was 61.19 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2007, when it was 58.65 years.

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

The Gambia - Life expectancy at birth
DateLife expectancy - WomenLife expectancy - MenLife expectancy
201762.8360.0861.42
201662.5859.8761.19
201562.3359.6660.95
201462.0659.4360.71
201361.8059.1960.45
201261.5358.9460.19
201161.2558.6759.91
201060.9658.4059.62
200960.6558.1059.32
200860.3157.8058.99
200759.9457.4958.65
200659.5557.1658.29
200559.1556.8257.91
200458.7456.4657.53
200358.3356.0857.13
200257.9355.6956.73
200157.5455.2856.33
200057.1554.8655.92
199956.7754.4355.51
199856.3853.9955.10
199755.9853.5554.68
199655.5853.1254.25
199555.1752.7153.84
199454.7952.3353.46
199354.4551.9753.11
199254.1351.6552.79
199153.8351.3352.48
199053.5451.0252.18
198953.2250.6851.85
198852.8650.2951.48
198752.4349.8551.04
198651.9349.3450.54
198551.3548.7649.96
198450.6948.1149.31
198349.9847.4148.60
198249.2346.6747.86
198148.4545.9047.09
198047.6645.1146.29
197946.8444.3045.48
197846.0243.4844.66
197745.1842.6643.83
197644.3441.8242.99
197543.5040.9942.15
197442.6440.1441.29
197341.7739.2840.43
197240.8838.4039.56
197140.0037.5338.69
197039.1336.6737.82
196938.2835.8336.99
196837.4635.0236.18
196736.6934.2535.42
196635.9833.5434.71
196535.3532.9034.08
196434.7932.3433.52
196334.3231.8733.05
196233.9231.4732.65
196133.5831.1332.32
196033.2930.8532.04
The Gambia - Life expectancy at birth
The Gambia - Life expectancy at birth