Cuba 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 Cuba life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Cuba in 2020 is 78.89 years, a 0.12% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Cuba in 2019 was 78.79 years, a 0.12% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Cuba in 2018 was 78.69 years, a 0.06% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Cuba in 2017 was 78.64 years, a 0.06% 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
Cuba - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 78.89 0.120%
2019 78.79 0.120%
2018 78.69 0.060%
2017 78.64 0.060%
2016 78.60 0.060%
2015 78.55 0.060%
2014 78.51 0.060%
2013 78.46 0.090%
2012 78.39 0.090%
2011 78.32 0.090%
2010 78.25 0.090%
2009 78.18 0.090%
2008 78.11 0.240%
2007 77.92 0.240%
2006 77.73 0.250%
2005 77.54 0.250%
2004 77.35 0.250%
2003 77.16 0.260%
2002 76.96 0.260%
2001 76.76 0.260%
2000 76.57 0.260%
1999 76.37 0.260%
1998 76.17 0.370%
1997 75.89 0.370%
1996 75.61 0.370%
1995 75.34 0.370%
1994 75.06 0.370%
1993 74.78 0.040%
1992 74.75 0.040%
1991 74.72 0.040%
1990 74.70 0.040%
1989 74.67 0.040%
1988 74.64 0.110%
1987 74.56 0.110%
1986 74.48 0.110%
1985 74.39 0.110%
1984 74.31 0.110%
1983 74.23 0.310%
1982 74.00 0.310%
1981 73.77 0.310%
1980 73.55 0.310%
1979 73.32 0.310%
1978 73.09 0.580%
1977 72.67 0.590%
1976 72.24 0.590%
1975 71.82 0.590%
1974 71.39 0.600%
1973 70.97 0.710%
1972 70.47 0.710%
1971 69.97 0.720%
1970 69.48 0.720%
1969 68.98 0.730%
1968 68.48 0.920%
1967 67.85 0.930%
1966 67.23 0.940%
1965 66.60 0.950%
1964 65.98 0.960%
1963 65.35 0.930%
1962 64.75 0.940%
1961 64.15 0.940%
1960 63.55 0.950%
1959 62.95 0.960%
1958 62.35 0.960%
1957 61.76 0.960%
1956 61.17 0.970%
1955 60.58 0.980%
1954 59.99 0.990%
1953 59.40 1.000%
1952 58.81 1.010%
1951 58.22 1.020%
1950 57.63 0.000%