Guyana 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 Guyana life expectancy from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Guyana in 2021 is 70.04 years, a 0.16% increase from 2020.
  • The life expectancy for Guyana in 2020 was 69.93 years, a 0.16% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Guyana in 2019 was 69.82 years, a 0.16% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Guyana in 2018 was 69.71 years, a 0.29% 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
Costa Rica 80.56
Maldives 79.32
Lebanon 79.09
Cuba 78.98
Albania 78.73
Turkey 77.99
Colombia 77.53
Thailand 77.38
Ecuador 77.31
Algeria 77.14
China 77.13
Montenegro 77.09
Peru 77.03
Iran 76.94
Malaysia 76.36
Romania 76.23
Serbia 76.19
Brazil 76.17
North Macedonia 76.00
Armenia 75.28
Mexico 75.24
Bulgaria 75.23
Mauritius 75.21
Belarus 74.92
Belize 74.80
Jordan 74.74
Jamaica 74.66
Guatemala 74.61
Paraguay 74.39
Dominican Republic 74.31
Kazakhstan 73.62
Samoa 73.49
Libya 73.14
Azerbaijan 73.12
Russia 72.70
Grenada 72.51
Venezuela 72.26
Suriname 71.87
Tonga 71.08
Iraq 70.80
Guyana 70.04
Botswana 69.55
Turkmenistan 68.37
Fiji 67.65
Gabon 66.64
South Africa 64.38
Namibia 64.12
Equatorial Guinea 59.19
Guyana - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2021 70.04 0.160%
2020 69.93 0.160%
2019 69.82 0.160%
2018 69.71 0.290%
2017 69.51 0.290%
2016 69.30 0.300%
2015 69.10 0.300%
2014 68.89 0.300%
2013 68.69 0.390%
2012 68.43 0.390%
2011 68.16 0.390%
2010 67.90 0.390%
2009 67.63 0.390%
2008 67.37 0.410%
2007 67.10 0.410%
2006 66.82 0.410%
2005 66.55 0.410%
2004 66.27 0.420%
2003 66.00 0.440%
2002 65.71 0.440%
2001 65.42 0.440%
2000 65.14 0.440%
1999 64.85 0.450%
1998 64.56 0.270%
1997 64.39 0.270%
1996 64.21 0.270%
1995 64.04 0.270%
1994 63.86 0.270%
1993 63.69 0.220%
1992 63.55 0.220%
1991 63.41 0.220%
1990 63.26 0.220%
1989 63.12 0.230%
1988 62.98 0.100%
1987 62.92 0.100%
1986 62.86 0.100%
1985 62.80 0.100%
1984 62.74 0.100%
1983 62.68 0.120%
1982 62.61 0.120%
1981 62.53 0.120%
1980 62.46 0.120%
1979 62.38 0.120%
1978 62.31 0.110%
1977 62.24 0.110%
1976 62.17 0.110%
1975 62.10 0.110%
1974 62.03 0.110%
1973 61.96 0.130%
1972 61.88 0.130%
1971 61.80 0.130%
1970 61.71 0.130%
1969 61.63 0.130%
1968 61.55 0.280%
1967 61.38 0.280%
1966 61.21 0.280%
1965 61.03 0.280%
1964 60.86 0.280%
1963 60.69 0.290%
1962 60.51 0.300%
1961 60.33 0.300%
1960 60.16 0.300%
1959 59.98 0.300%
1958 59.80 0.330%
1957 59.61 0.330%
1956 59.41 0.330%
1955 59.22 0.330%
1954 59.02 0.330%
1953 58.83 0.330%
1952 58.64 0.330%
1951 58.44 0.330%
1950 58.25 0.000%