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Life expectancy improves in Ghana

In 2018 the life expectancy in Ghana increased to 63.78 years.

That year, the life expectancy for women was 64.85 years and for men 62.72 years.

Ghana’s position worsened with respect to the 192 countries we publish said data, dropping from the 162th in 2017 to 163th in 2018.

If we look at the change in life expectancy in Ghana over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2017, when it was 63.46 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2008, when it was 60.22 years.

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

Ghana - Life expectancy at birth
DateLife expectancy - WomenLife expectancy - MenLife expectancy
201864.8562.7263.78
201764.5062.4463.46
201664.1362.1363.12
201563.7561.8162.77
201463.3761.4762.42
201363.0061.1462.06
201262.6560.8061.72
201162.3160.4661.38
201061.9760.1061.03
200961.5959.7160.65
200861.1659.2860.22
200760.6758.8259.74
200660.1458.3359.23
200559.6057.8458.72
200459.0757.3858.23
200358.6056.9757.79
200258.2156.6357.43
200157.9356.3857.16
200057.7656.2357.00
199957.7556.1856.97
199857.8656.2257.05
199758.0556.3157.19
199658.2956.4357.37
199558.5256.5357.53
199458.6756.5757.62
199358.7056.5157.61
199258.5856.3557.46
199158.3056.0757.18
199057.8855.6856.78
198957.3555.1956.27
198856.7854.6655.72
198756.2254.1155.16
198655.6953.5754.62
198555.2153.0654.13
198454.8152.5953.69
198354.4452.1653.29
198254.1151.7752.92
198153.8051.4152.59
198053.5251.0852.28
197953.2550.7751.98
197852.9950.4751.70
197752.7250.1651.41
197652.4449.8551.11
197552.1449.5550.81
197451.8149.2750.51
197351.4649.0250.21
197251.0848.8049.91
197150.6748.6249.63
197050.2648.4549.34
196949.8448.2949.06
196849.4348.1148.77
196749.0347.9148.47
196648.6547.6648.16
196548.2647.3747.82
196447.8847.0547.47
196347.4846.7047.09
196247.0646.3246.70
196146.6245.9446.28
196046.1545.5345.84
Ghana - Life expectancy at birth
Ghana - Life expectancy at birth