Switzerland Life Expectancy 1950-2021

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Switzerland life expectancy from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Switzerland in 2021 is 83.97 years, a 0.16% increase from 2020.
  • The life expectancy for Switzerland in 2020 was 83.84 years, a 0.16% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Switzerland in 2019 was 83.70 years, a 0.17% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Switzerland in 2018 was 83.56 years, a 0.21% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Life Expectancy
Country Name 2021 Life Expectancy
Hong Kong 85.03
Japan 84.79
Macao 84.42
Switzerland 83.97
Singapore 83.80
Spain 83.74
Italy 83.71
Australia 83.64
Channel Islands 83.30
Iceland 83.22
South Korea 83.21
Israel 83.19
Sweden 83.03
France 82.86
Malta 82.75
Canada 82.66
Norway 82.64
Ireland 82.51
New Zealand 82.50
Netherlands 82.49
Greece 82.47
Luxembourg 82.47
Portugal 82.29
Finland 82.14
Belgium 81.86
Austria 81.77
Germany 81.57
Slovenia 81.54
United Kingdom 81.52
Cyprus 81.21
Denmark 81.11
Taiwan 80.70
Qatar 80.45
Chile 80.43
Puerto Rico 80.35
Guam 80.35
Barbados 79.39
Curacao 79.10
United States 78.99
Poland 78.95
Estonia 78.89
Panama 78.76
Croatia 78.71
UAE 78.18
Oman 78.16
Uruguay 78.13
French Polynesia 77.89
New Caledonia 77.81
Bahrain 77.48
Antigua and Barbuda 77.21
Hungary 77.04
Argentina 76.88
Aruba 76.50
Lithuania 76.11
Kuwait 75.64
Latvia 75.46
Saudi Arabia 75.37
Bahamas 74.06
Trinidad and Tobago 73.67
Seychelles 73.56
Switzerland - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2021 83.97 0.160%
2020 83.84 0.160%
2019 83.70 0.170%
2018 83.56 0.210%
2017 83.39 0.210%
2016 83.21 0.210%
2015 83.04 0.210%
2014 82.86 0.210%
2013 82.69 0.220%
2012 82.51 0.220%
2011 82.33 0.220%
2010 82.14 0.220%
2009 81.96 0.220%
2008 81.78 0.320%
2007 81.52 0.320%
2006 81.26 0.320%
2005 81.01 0.320%
2004 80.75 0.320%
2003 80.49 0.310%
2002 80.24 0.320%
2001 79.99 0.320%
2000 79.73 0.320%
1999 79.48 0.320%
1998 79.23 0.330%
1997 78.97 0.330%
1996 78.71 0.330%
1995 78.45 0.330%
1994 78.19 0.330%
1993 77.93 0.180%
1992 77.79 0.180%
1991 77.65 0.180%
1990 77.51 0.180%
1989 77.37 0.180%
1988 77.23 0.300%
1987 77.00 0.300%
1986 76.77 0.300%
1985 76.55 0.300%
1984 76.32 0.300%
1983 76.09 0.240%
1982 75.91 0.240%
1981 75.73 0.240%
1980 75.55 0.240%
1979 75.37 0.240%
1978 75.19 0.400%
1977 74.89 0.400%
1976 74.60 0.400%
1975 74.30 0.400%
1974 74.01 0.400%
1973 73.71 0.310%
1972 73.48 0.310%
1971 73.26 0.310%
1970 73.03 0.310%
1969 72.81 0.310%
1968 72.58 0.270%
1967 72.38 0.270%
1966 72.18 0.280%
1965 71.99 0.280%
1964 71.79 0.280%
1963 71.59 0.250%
1962 71.41 0.250%
1961 71.24 0.250%
1960 71.06 0.250%
1959 70.89 0.250%
1958 70.71 0.390%
1957 70.44 0.390%
1956 70.16 0.390%
1955 69.89 0.390%
1954 69.61 0.400%
1953 69.34 0.400%
1952 69.07 0.400%
1951 68.79 0.400%
1950 68.52 0.000%