In 2020 the life expectancy in Iceland decreased to 83.1 years.That year, the life expectancy for women was 84.5 years and for men 81.7 years.
Iceland’s position improvened with respect to the 192 countries we publish life expectancy, dropping from the 11th in 2019 to 9th in 2020.
If we look at the change in life expectancy in Iceland over the past several years, we find that it is lower than in 2019, when it was 83.2 years, which is the opposite of what happens compared to 2010, when it was 81.9 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.