Finland 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 Finland life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Finland in 2020 is 81.98 years, a 0.21% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Finland in 2019 was 81.81 years, a 0.21% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Finland in 2018 was 81.64 years, a 0.23% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Finland in 2017 was 81.45 years, a 0.23% 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
Hong Kong 84.89
Japan 84.67
Macao 84.30
Switzerland 83.84
Singapore 83.66
Spain 83.61
Italy 83.57
Australia 83.50
Channel Islands 83.14
Iceland 83.07
South Korea 83.06
Israel 83.04
Sweden 82.87
France 82.73
Malta 82.60
Canada 82.52
Norway 82.48
New Zealand 82.36
Ireland 82.35
Netherlands 82.35
Luxembourg 82.31
Greece 82.31
Portugal 82.11
Finland 81.98
Belgium 81.70
Austria 81.63
Germany 81.41
United Kingdom 81.40
Slovenia 81.39
Cyprus 81.05
Denmark 80.97
Taiwan 80.53
Qatar 80.30
Chile 80.27
Puerto Rico 80.19
Guam 80.16
Barbados 79.27
Curacao 78.94
United States 78.93
Poland 78.78
Estonia 78.75
Panama 78.58
Croatia 78.56
UAE 78.03
Uruguay 77.99
Oman 77.95
French Polynesia 77.72
New Caledonia 77.63
Bahrain 77.35
Antigua and Barbuda 77.08
Hungary 76.90
Argentina 76.74
Aruba 76.36
Lithuania 75.95
Kuwait 75.54
Latvia 75.32
Saudi Arabia 75.22
Bahamas 73.95
Trinidad and Tobago 73.55
Seychelles 73.47
Finland - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 81.98 0.210%
2019 81.81 0.210%
2018 81.64 0.230%
2017 81.45 0.230%
2016 81.26 0.230%
2015 81.08 0.230%
2014 80.89 0.230%
2013 80.70 0.290%
2012 80.47 0.290%
2011 80.24 0.290%
2010 80.00 0.290%
2009 79.77 0.290%
2008 79.54 0.290%
2007 79.31 0.290%
2006 79.08 0.290%
2005 78.86 0.290%
2004 78.63 0.290%
2003 78.40 0.320%
2002 78.15 0.320%
2001 77.90 0.320%
2000 77.64 0.330%
1999 77.39 0.330%
1998 77.14 0.340%
1997 76.88 0.340%
1996 76.62 0.340%
1995 76.36 0.340%
1994 76.10 0.340%
1993 75.84 0.280%
1992 75.63 0.280%
1991 75.42 0.280%
1990 75.21 0.280%
1989 75.00 0.280%
1988 74.79 0.120%
1987 74.70 0.120%
1986 74.61 0.120%
1985 74.51 0.120%
1984 74.42 0.120%
1983 74.33 0.440%
1982 74.01 0.440%
1981 73.69 0.440%
1980 73.36 0.440%
1979 73.04 0.440%
1978 72.72 0.490%
1977 72.36 0.490%
1976 72.01 0.500%
1975 71.65 0.500%
1974 71.30 0.500%
1973 70.94 0.350%
1972 70.70 0.350%
1971 70.45 0.350%
1970 70.21 0.350%
1969 69.96 0.350%
1968 69.72 0.190%
1967 69.59 0.190%
1966 69.46 0.190%
1965 69.33 0.190%
1964 69.20 0.190%
1963 69.07 0.260%
1962 68.89 0.260%
1961 68.72 0.260%
1960 68.54 0.260%
1959 68.37 0.260%
1958 68.19 0.530%
1957 67.83 0.530%
1956 67.47 0.530%
1955 67.12 0.540%
1954 66.76 0.540%
1953 66.40 0.540%
1952 66.04 0.550%
1951 65.68 0.550%
1950 65.33 0.000%