Maldives 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 Maldives life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Maldives in 2020 is 79.04 years, a 0.36% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Maldives in 2019 was 78.75 years, a 0.36% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Maldives in 2018 was 78.47 years, a 0.42% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Maldives in 2017 was 78.14 years, a 0.42% 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
Maldives - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 79.04 0.360%
2019 78.75 0.360%
2018 78.47 0.420%
2017 78.14 0.420%
2016 77.81 0.430%
2015 77.48 0.430%
2014 77.15 0.430%
2013 76.82 0.530%
2012 76.42 0.530%
2011 76.02 0.530%
2010 75.61 0.530%
2009 75.21 0.540%
2008 74.81 0.730%
2007 74.27 0.740%
2006 73.72 0.740%
2005 73.18 0.750%
2004 72.63 0.750%
2003 72.09 1.140%
2002 71.28 1.160%
2001 70.46 1.170%
2000 69.65 1.180%
1999 68.83 1.200%
1998 68.02 1.270%
1997 67.17 1.280%
1996 66.32 1.300%
1995 65.47 1.320%
1994 64.62 1.330%
1993 63.77 1.410%
1992 62.88 1.430%
1991 62.00 1.450%
1990 61.11 1.470%
1989 60.23 1.490%
1988 59.34 1.330%
1987 58.56 1.350%
1986 57.78 1.360%
1985 57.01 1.380%
1984 56.23 1.400%
1983 55.45 1.790%
1982 54.47 1.820%
1981 53.50 1.860%
1980 52.52 1.890%
1979 51.55 1.930%
1978 50.57 1.800%
1977 49.68 1.830%
1976 48.78 1.870%
1975 47.89 1.900%
1974 46.99 1.940%
1973 46.10 1.650%
1972 45.35 1.680%
1971 44.60 1.710%
1970 43.85 1.740%
1969 43.10 1.770%
1968 42.35 1.650%
1967 41.66 1.670%
1966 40.98 1.700%
1965 40.29 1.730%
1964 39.61 1.760%
1963 38.92 1.500%
1962 38.35 1.520%
1961 37.77 1.540%
1960 37.20 1.570%
1959 36.62 1.590%
1958 36.05 0.900%
1957 35.73 0.900%
1956 35.41 0.910%
1955 35.09 0.920%
1954 34.77 0.930%
1953 34.45 0.940%
1952 34.13 0.950%
1951 33.81 0.960%
1950 33.49 0.000%