In 2021 the life expectancy in South Korea increased to 83.6 years.That year, the life expectancy for women was 86.6 years and for men 80.6 years.
South Korea’s position worsened with respect to the 194 countries we publish said data, dropping from the 5th in 2020 to 7th in 2021.
If we look at the change in life expectancy in South Korea over the past several years, we find that it is higher than in 2020, when it was 83.5 years, which is the same of what happens compared to 2011, when it was 80.6 years.
In this page we show you the progression of the life expectancy in South Korea. You can see the life expectancy in other countries in life expectancy and see all the information about South Korea in South Korean economy.