Nicaragua 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 Nicaragua life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Nicaragua in 2020 is 74.58 years, a 0.29% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Nicaragua in 2019 was 74.37 years, a 0.29% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Nicaragua in 2018 was 74.15 years, a 0.28% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Nicaragua in 2017 was 73.94 years, a 0.28% 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
Nicaragua - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 74.58 0.290%
2019 74.37 0.290%
2018 74.15 0.280%
2017 73.94 0.280%
2016 73.73 0.290%
2015 73.52 0.290%
2014 73.31 0.290%
2013 73.10 0.380%
2012 72.83 0.380%
2011 72.55 0.380%
2010 72.28 0.380%
2009 72.00 0.380%
2008 71.73 0.340%
2007 71.49 0.340%
2006 71.25 0.340%
2005 71.01 0.340%
2004 70.77 0.340%
2003 70.53 0.620%
2002 70.09 0.630%
2001 69.66 0.630%
2000 69.22 0.630%
1999 68.79 0.640%
1998 68.35 0.660%
1997 67.90 0.670%
1996 67.45 0.670%
1995 67.00 0.680%
1994 66.55 0.680%
1993 66.10 1.140%
1992 65.36 1.150%
1991 64.61 1.160%
1990 63.87 1.180%
1989 63.12 1.190%
1988 62.38 0.960%
1987 61.78 0.970%
1986 61.19 0.980%
1985 60.59 0.990%
1984 60.00 1.000%
1983 59.40 0.680%
1982 59.00 0.680%
1981 58.60 0.690%
1980 58.20 0.690%
1979 57.80 0.700%
1978 57.40 0.820%
1977 56.93 0.830%
1976 56.46 0.840%
1975 56.00 0.840%
1974 55.53 0.850%
1973 55.06 1.180%
1972 54.42 1.200%
1971 53.77 1.210%
1970 53.13 1.230%
1969 52.48 1.240%
1968 51.84 1.270%
1967 51.19 1.280%
1966 50.54 1.300%
1965 49.90 1.320%
1964 49.25 1.330%
1963 48.60 1.330%
1962 47.96 1.340%
1961 47.33 1.360%
1960 46.69 1.380%
1959 46.06 1.400%
1958 45.42 1.390%
1957 44.80 1.410%
1956 44.18 1.430%
1955 43.55 1.450%
1954 42.93 1.470%
1953 42.31 1.490%
1952 41.69 1.510%
1951 41.07 1.540%
1950 40.44 0.000%