Bulgaria Life Expectancy 1950-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Bulgaria life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Bulgaria in 2020 is 75.11 years, a 0.17% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Bulgaria in 2019 was 74.98 years, a 0.17% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Bulgaria in 2018 was 74.85 years, a 0.16% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Bulgaria in 2017 was 74.73 years, a 0.16% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2020 Life Expectancy
Costa Rica 80.38
Maldives 79.04
Lebanon 79.00
Cuba 78.89
Albania 78.61
Turkey 77.77
Colombia 77.36
Thailand 77.19
Ecuador 77.10
China 76.96
Algeria 76.95
Montenegro 76.95
Peru 76.82
Iran 76.74
Malaysia 76.22
Romania 76.10
Serbia 76.05
Brazil 75.96
North Macedonia 75.86
Mexico 75.15
Armenia 75.14
Bulgaria 75.11
Mauritius 75.06
Belarus 74.77
Belize 74.66
Jordan 74.60
Jamaica 74.55
Guatemala 74.38
Paraguay 74.28
Dominican Republic 74.15
Kazakhstan 73.49
Samoa 73.37
Azerbaijan 73.02
Libya 73.00
Russia 72.57
Grenada 72.47
Venezuela 72.21
Suriname 71.75
Tonga 70.97
Iraq 70.65
Guyana 69.93
Botswana 69.40
Turkmenistan 68.24
Fiji 67.53
Gabon 66.45
South Africa 64.12
Namibia 63.76
Equatorial Guinea 58.88
Bulgaria - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 75.11 0.170%
2019 74.98 0.170%
2018 74.85 0.160%
2017 74.73 0.160%
2016 74.61 0.160%
2015 74.49 0.160%
2014 74.37 0.160%
2013 74.25 0.300%
2012 74.03 0.300%
2011 73.81 0.300%
2010 73.58 0.300%
2009 73.36 0.300%
2008 73.14 0.260%
2007 72.95 0.260%
2006 72.76 0.260%
2005 72.58 0.260%
2004 72.39 0.260%
2003 72.20 0.340%
2002 71.95 0.340%
2001 71.71 0.340%
2000 71.46 0.350%
1999 71.22 0.350%
1998 70.97 -0.040%
1997 71.00 -0.040%
1996 71.03 -0.040%
1995 71.06 -0.040%
1994 71.09 -0.040%
1993 71.12 -0.080%
1992 71.18 -0.080%
1991 71.23 -0.080%
1990 71.29 -0.080%
1989 71.34 -0.080%
1988 71.40 0.040%
1987 71.37 0.040%
1986 71.34 0.040%
1985 71.30 0.040%
1984 71.27 0.040%
1983 71.24 0.040%
1982 71.21 0.040%
1981 71.18 0.040%
1980 71.16 0.040%
1979 71.13 0.040%
1978 71.10 0.010%
1977 71.09 0.010%
1976 71.09 0.010%
1975 71.08 0.010%
1974 71.08 0.010%
1973 71.07 0.050%
1972 71.04 0.050%
1971 71.00 0.050%
1970 70.97 0.050%
1969 70.93 0.050%
1968 70.90 0.180%
1967 70.77 0.180%
1966 70.65 0.180%
1965 70.52 0.180%
1964 70.40 0.180%
1963 70.27 1.010%
1962 69.57 1.020%
1961 68.87 1.030%
1960 68.17 1.040%
1959 67.47 1.050%
1958 66.77 1.350%
1957 65.88 1.370%
1956 64.99 1.390%
1955 64.10 1.410%
1954 63.21 1.430%
1953 62.32 1.450%
1952 61.43 1.470%
1951 60.54 1.490%
1950 59.65 0.000%