Libya 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 Libya life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Libya in 2020 is 73.00 years, a 0.2% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Libya in 2019 was 72.85 years, a 0.2% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Libya in 2018 was 72.70 years, a 0.26% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Libya in 2017 was 72.51 years, a 0.27% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Libya - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 73.00 0.200%
2019 72.85 0.200%
2018 72.70 0.260%
2017 72.51 0.270%
2016 72.32 0.270%
2015 72.12 0.270%
2014 71.93 0.270%
2013 71.74 -0.160%
2012 71.86 -0.160%
2011 71.98 -0.160%
2010 72.09 -0.160%
2009 72.21 -0.160%
2008 72.33 0.300%
2007 72.12 0.300%
2006 71.90 0.300%
2005 71.69 0.300%
2004 71.47 0.300%
2003 71.26 0.230%
2002 71.09 0.230%
2001 70.93 0.230%
2000 70.76 0.240%
1999 70.60 0.240%
1998 70.43 0.310%
1997 70.21 0.310%
1996 70.00 0.310%
1995 69.78 0.310%
1994 69.57 0.310%
1993 69.35 0.530%
1992 68.98 0.530%
1991 68.62 0.540%
1990 68.25 0.540%
1989 67.89 0.540%
1988 67.52 0.580%
1987 67.13 0.580%
1986 66.74 0.590%
1985 66.35 0.590%
1984 65.96 0.590%
1983 65.57 0.950%
1982 64.95 0.960%
1981 64.33 0.970%
1980 63.71 0.980%
1979 63.09 0.990%
1978 62.47 1.320%
1977 61.66 1.330%
1976 60.85 1.350%
1975 60.03 1.370%
1974 59.22 1.390%
1973 58.41 1.770%
1972 57.39 1.810%
1971 56.37 1.840%
1970 55.36 1.870%
1969 54.34 1.910%
1968 53.32 2.470%
1967 52.03 2.530%
1966 50.75 2.600%
1965 49.46 2.670%
1964 48.18 2.740%
1963 46.89 3.490%
1962 45.31 3.610%
1961 43.73 3.750%
1960 42.15 3.890%
1959 40.57 4.050%
1958 38.99 1.200%
1957 38.53 1.220%
1956 38.06 1.230%
1955 37.60 1.250%
1954 37.13 1.270%
1953 36.67 1.280%
1952 36.21 1.300%
1951 35.74 1.320%
1950 35.28 0.000%