Iceland - Life expectancy at birth

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Life expectancy increases in Iceland

In 2021 the life expectancy in Iceland increased to 83.2 years.

That year, the life expectancy for women was 84.5 years and for men 81.8 years.

Iceland’s position worsened with respect to the 192 countries we publish said data, dropping from the 10th in 2020 to 11th in 2021.

If we look at the change in life expectancy in Iceland over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2020, when it was 83.1 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2011, when it was 82.4 years.

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

Iceland - Life expectancy at birth
DateLife expectancy - WomenLife expectancy - MenLife expectancy
202184.5081.8083.20
202084.6081.6083.10
201984.7081.7083.20
201884.5081.3082.90
201784.3081.1082.60
201684.1080.4082.20
201583.8081.2082.50
201484.5081.3082.90
201383.7080.5082.10
201284.3081.6083.00
201184.1080.7082.40
201084.1079.8081.90
200983.8079.8081.80
200883.3080.0081.60
200783.4079.6081.50
200682.9079.5081.20
200583.5079.6081.50
200483.2078.9081.10
200382.5079.5081.00
200282.5078.6080.60
200183.2078.3080.70
200081.6077.8079.70
199981.4077.4079.40
199881.6077.7079.70
199781.6076.3078.90
199681.2076.5078.80
199580.1076.0078.00
199481.5077.1079.30
199380.8077.1079.00
199280.8076.8078.80
199181.3074.9078.00
199080.7075.5078.10
198980.2076.2078.20
198879.9074.4077.10
198779.9074.9077.30
198680.7075.4078.00
198580.4074.9077.60
198480.5074.8077.60
198380.6073.3076.70
198279.6074.6077.00
198179.8073.4076.40
198080.4073.5076.80
197980.0073.7076.77
197879.6073.8076.60
197779.6073.3076.30
197680.2073.9076.90
197579.0072.3075.50
197478.0071.2074.40
197377.6071.5074.40
197276.9072.1074.40
197176.5070.8073.50
197077.3070.7073.80
196976.4071.2073.70
196876.5071.6074.00
196776.6071.1073.80
196676.4070.3073.30
196576.4071.4073.80
196476.4070.8073.50
196376.1070.2073.00
196276.2071.4073.70
196176.3070.8073.50
196075.8171.1573.42
Iceland - Life expectancy at birth
Iceland - Life expectancy at birth