Egypt 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 Egypt life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Egypt in 2020 is 72.06 years, a 0.22% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Egypt in 2019 was 71.90 years, a 0.22% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Egypt in 2018 was 71.74 years, a 0.25% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Egypt in 2017 was 71.56 years, a 0.25% 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
Sri Lanka 77.06
Tunisia 76.79
Morocco 76.77
Vietnam 75.47
Honduras 75.34
Nicaragua 74.58
Georgia 73.81
Micronesia 73.52
El Salvador 73.42
Cabo Verde 73.05
Solomon Islands 73.01
Bangladesh 72.72
Ukraine 72.09
Egypt 72.06
Moldova 71.93
Bhutan 71.88
Indonesia 71.77
Uzbekistan 71.73
Bolivia 71.59
Philippines 71.28
Vanuatu 70.55
Sao Tome and Principe 70.43
Mongolia 69.94
Cambodia 69.88
India 69.73
Timor-Leste 69.56
Kiribati 68.46
Pakistan 67.33
Myanmar 67.17
Djibouti 67.07
Kenya 66.70
Sudan 65.41
Mauritania 64.99
Papua New Guinea 64.58
Ghana 64.17
Zambia 63.84
Angola 61.21
Eswatini 60.01
Cameroon 59.39
Nigeria 54.81
Lesotho 54.37
Egypt - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 72.06 0.220%
2019 71.90 0.220%
2018 71.74 0.250%
2017 71.56 0.250%
2016 71.38 0.260%
2015 71.19 0.260%
2014 71.01 0.260%
2013 70.83 0.270%
2012 70.64 0.270%
2011 70.45 0.270%
2010 70.25 0.270%
2009 70.06 0.270%
2008 69.87 0.260%
2007 69.69 0.260%
2006 69.51 0.260%
2005 69.34 0.260%
2004 69.16 0.260%
2003 68.98 0.290%
2002 68.78 0.290%
2001 68.58 0.300%
2000 68.37 0.300%
1999 68.17 0.300%
1998 67.97 0.750%
1997 67.46 0.760%
1996 66.96 0.760%
1995 66.45 0.770%
1994 65.95 0.770%
1993 65.44 0.590%
1992 65.06 0.590%
1991 64.68 0.590%
1990 64.29 0.600%
1989 63.91 0.600%
1988 63.53 1.160%
1987 62.80 1.170%
1986 62.07 1.190%
1985 61.35 1.200%
1984 60.62 1.220%
1983 59.89 1.060%
1982 59.26 1.070%
1981 58.63 1.080%
1980 58.01 1.090%
1979 57.38 1.110%
1978 56.75 1.360%
1977 55.99 1.380%
1976 55.23 1.400%
1975 54.47 1.420%
1974 53.71 1.440%
1973 52.95 0.520%
1972 52.67 0.530%
1971 52.40 0.530%
1970 52.12 0.530%
1969 51.85 0.540%
1968 51.57 0.900%
1967 51.11 0.900%
1966 50.65 0.910%
1965 50.20 0.920%
1964 49.74 0.930%
1963 49.28 1.210%
1962 48.69 1.230%
1961 48.10 1.240%
1960 47.51 1.260%
1959 46.92 1.270%
1958 46.33 2.300%
1957 45.29 2.350%
1956 44.25 2.410%
1955 43.21 2.470%
1954 42.17 2.530%
1953 41.13 2.590%
1952 40.09 2.660%
1951 39.05 2.740%
1950 38.01 0.000%