Colombia 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 Colombia life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Colombia in 2020 is 77.36 years, a 0.22% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Colombia in 2019 was 77.19 years, a 0.22% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Colombia in 2018 was 77.02 years, a 0.27% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Colombia in 2017 was 76.81 years, a 0.27% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Life Expectancy
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
Colombia - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 77.36 0.220%
2019 77.19 0.220%
2018 77.02 0.270%
2017 76.81 0.270%
2016 76.61 0.270%
2015 76.40 0.270%
2014 76.20 0.270%
2013 75.99 0.310%
2012 75.76 0.310%
2011 75.53 0.310%
2010 75.29 0.310%
2009 75.06 0.310%
2008 74.83 0.320%
2007 74.59 0.320%
2006 74.36 0.320%
2005 74.12 0.320%
2004 73.89 0.320%
2003 73.65 0.410%
2002 73.35 0.420%
2001 73.04 0.420%
2000 72.74 0.420%
1999 72.43 0.420%
1998 72.13 0.540%
1997 71.74 0.540%
1996 71.35 0.550%
1995 70.97 0.550%
1994 70.58 0.550%
1993 70.19 0.230%
1992 70.03 0.230%
1991 69.87 0.230%
1990 69.71 0.230%
1989 69.55 0.230%
1988 69.39 0.390%
1987 69.12 0.400%
1986 68.85 0.400%
1985 68.57 0.400%
1984 68.30 0.400%
1983 68.03 0.700%
1982 67.56 0.700%
1981 67.09 0.710%
1980 66.61 0.710%
1979 66.14 0.720%
1978 65.67 0.710%
1977 65.21 0.720%
1976 64.74 0.720%
1975 64.28 0.730%
1974 63.81 0.730%
1973 63.35 0.770%
1972 62.87 0.770%
1971 62.39 0.780%
1970 61.90 0.780%
1969 61.42 0.790%
1968 60.94 0.790%
1967 60.46 0.800%
1966 59.98 0.800%
1965 59.51 0.810%
1964 59.03 0.820%
1963 58.55 0.970%
1962 57.99 0.980%
1961 57.43 0.990%
1960 56.86 1.000%
1959 56.30 1.010%
1958 55.74 1.420%
1957 54.96 1.440%
1956 54.18 1.460%
1955 53.39 1.490%
1954 52.61 1.510%
1953 51.83 1.530%
1952 51.05 1.560%
1951 50.27 1.580%
1950 49.48 0.000%