Germany 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 Germany life expectancy from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Germany in 2021 is 81.57 years, a 0.19% increase from 2020.
  • The life expectancy for Germany in 2020 was 81.41 years, a 0.19% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Germany in 2019 was 81.26 years, a 0.19% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Germany in 2018 was 81.10 years, a 0.16% 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
Germany - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2021 81.57 0.190%
2020 81.41 0.190%
2019 81.26 0.190%
2018 81.10 0.160%
2017 80.97 0.160%
2016 80.84 0.160%
2015 80.70 0.160%
2014 80.57 0.160%
2013 80.44 0.180%
2012 80.30 0.180%
2011 80.16 0.180%
2010 80.01 0.180%
2009 79.87 0.180%
2008 79.73 0.280%
2007 79.51 0.280%
2006 79.29 0.280%
2005 79.06 0.280%
2004 78.84 0.280%
2003 78.62 0.330%
2002 78.36 0.340%
2001 78.10 0.340%
2000 77.83 0.340%
1999 77.57 0.340%
1998 77.31 0.350%
1997 77.04 0.350%
1996 76.78 0.350%
1995 76.51 0.350%
1994 76.25 0.350%
1993 75.98 0.260%
1992 75.78 0.260%
1991 75.58 0.260%
1990 75.39 0.260%
1989 75.19 0.260%
1988 74.99 0.360%
1987 74.72 0.360%
1986 74.45 0.360%
1985 74.19 0.360%
1984 73.92 0.360%
1983 73.65 0.370%
1982 73.38 0.370%
1981 73.11 0.370%
1980 72.84 0.370%
1979 72.57 0.370%
1978 72.30 0.320%
1977 72.07 0.320%
1976 71.84 0.320%
1975 71.61 0.320%
1974 71.38 0.320%
1973 71.15 0.140%
1972 71.05 0.140%
1971 70.96 0.140%
1970 70.86 0.140%
1969 70.77 0.140%
1968 70.67 0.200%
1967 70.53 0.200%
1966 70.39 0.200%
1965 70.25 0.200%
1964 70.11 0.200%
1963 69.97 0.300%
1962 69.76 0.300%
1961 69.55 0.310%
1960 69.33 0.310%
1959 69.12 0.310%
1958 68.91 0.410%
1957 68.63 0.410%
1956 68.35 0.410%
1955 68.08 0.410%
1954 67.80 0.410%
1953 67.52 0.410%
1952 67.24 0.420%
1951 66.96 0.420%
1950 66.69 0.000%