In 2016 the life expectancy in Iceland decreased to 82.2 years.That year, the life expectancy for women was 84.1 years and for men 80.4 years.
Iceland’s position worsened with respect to the 191 countries we publish said data, dropping from the 9th in 2015 to 16th in 2016.
If we look at the change in life expectancy in Iceland over the past several years, we find that it is lower than in 2015, when it was 82.5 years, which is the opposite of what happens compared to 2006, when it was 81.2 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.