Dominican Republic 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 Dominican Republic life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Dominican Republic in 2020 is 74.15 years, a 0.23% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Dominican Republic in 2019 was 73.98 years, a 0.23% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Dominican Republic in 2018 was 73.81 years, a 0.32% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Dominican Republic in 2017 was 73.57 years, a 0.32% 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
Dominican Republic - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 74.15 0.230%
2019 73.98 0.230%
2018 73.81 0.320%
2017 73.57 0.320%
2016 73.33 0.330%
2015 73.10 0.330%
2014 72.86 0.330%
2013 72.62 0.320%
2012 72.39 0.320%
2011 72.15 0.330%
2010 71.92 0.330%
2009 71.68 0.330%
2008 71.45 0.380%
2007 71.18 0.390%
2006 70.90 0.390%
2005 70.63 0.390%
2004 70.35 0.390%
2003 70.08 0.370%
2002 69.82 0.370%
2001 69.56 0.380%
2000 69.30 0.380%
1999 69.04 0.380%
1998 68.78 0.390%
1997 68.52 0.390%
1996 68.25 0.390%
1995 67.99 0.390%
1994 67.72 0.390%
1993 67.46 0.550%
1992 67.09 0.550%
1991 66.72 0.560%
1990 66.35 0.560%
1989 65.98 0.560%
1988 65.61 0.560%
1987 65.24 0.570%
1986 64.87 0.570%
1985 64.51 0.570%
1984 64.14 0.580%
1983 63.77 0.600%
1982 63.39 0.600%
1981 63.01 0.610%
1980 62.63 0.610%
1979 62.25 0.610%
1978 61.87 0.780%
1977 61.39 0.780%
1976 60.92 0.790%
1975 60.44 0.790%
1974 59.97 0.800%
1973 59.49 0.990%
1972 58.90 1.000%
1971 58.32 1.020%
1970 57.73 1.030%
1969 57.15 1.040%
1968 56.56 1.160%
1967 55.91 1.170%
1966 55.27 1.180%
1965 54.62 1.200%
1964 53.98 1.210%
1963 53.33 1.350%
1962 52.62 1.370%
1961 51.91 1.390%
1960 51.20 1.410%
1959 50.49 1.430%
1958 49.78 1.550%
1957 49.02 1.570%
1956 48.26 1.600%
1955 47.51 1.620%
1954 46.75 1.650%
1953 45.99 1.680%
1952 45.23 1.700%
1951 44.47 1.730%
1950 43.72 0.000%