Nepal 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 Nepal life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Nepal in 2020 is 70.88 years, a 0.41% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Nepal in 2019 was 70.60 years, a 0.41% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Nepal in 2018 was 70.31 years, a 0.49% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Nepal in 2017 was 69.97 years, a 0.49% 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
Tajikistan 71.17
Nepal 70.88
Rwanda 69.06
Senegal 68.03
Madagascar 67.18
Ethiopia 66.71
Eritrea 66.44
Yemen 66.19
Tanzania 65.46
Afghanistan 64.96
Comoros 64.40
Malawi 64.31
Liberia 64.16
Haiti 64.11
Uganda 63.41
Niger 62.53
Gambia 62.23
Benin 61.92
Burkina Faso 61.74
Burundi 61.70
Guinea 61.68
Zimbabwe 61.36
Togo 61.17
Mozambique 60.88
Mali 59.44
Guinea-Bissau 58.44
South Sudan 57.95
Somalia 57.50
Sierra Leone 54.81
Chad 54.35
Central African Republic 53.35
Nepal - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 70.88 0.410%
2019 70.60 0.410%
2018 70.31 0.490%
2017 69.97 0.490%
2016 69.63 0.490%
2015 69.29 0.490%
2014 68.95 0.500%
2013 68.61 0.630%
2012 68.18 0.630%
2011 67.75 0.640%
2010 67.33 0.640%
2009 66.90 0.640%
2008 66.47 0.790%
2007 65.95 0.790%
2006 65.43 0.800%
2005 64.91 0.810%
2004 64.39 0.810%
2003 63.87 1.070%
2002 63.20 1.080%
2001 62.52 1.090%
2000 61.85 1.100%
1999 61.17 1.110%
1998 60.50 1.320%
1997 59.71 1.340%
1996 58.92 1.360%
1995 58.14 1.370%
1994 57.35 1.390%
1993 56.56 1.540%
1992 55.70 1.560%
1991 54.85 1.590%
1990 53.99 1.610%
1989 53.14 1.640%
1988 52.28 1.460%
1987 51.53 1.480%
1986 50.78 1.500%
1985 50.02 1.530%
1984 49.27 1.550%
1983 48.52 1.400%
1982 47.85 1.420%
1981 47.18 1.440%
1980 46.52 1.460%
1979 45.85 1.480%
1978 45.18 1.280%
1977 44.61 1.290%
1976 44.04 1.310%
1975 43.47 1.330%
1974 42.90 1.350%
1973 42.33 1.380%
1972 41.75 1.400%
1971 41.17 1.420%
1970 40.60 1.440%
1969 40.02 1.470%
1968 39.44 1.480%
1967 38.87 1.500%
1966 38.29 1.520%
1965 37.72 1.550%
1964 37.14 1.570%
1963 36.57 0.880%
1962 36.25 0.880%
1961 35.93 0.890%
1960 35.62 0.900%
1959 35.30 0.910%
1958 34.98 0.260%
1957 34.89 0.260%
1956 34.80 0.260%
1955 34.71 0.260%
1954 34.62 0.260%
1953 34.53 0.260%
1952 34.44 0.260%
1951 34.35 0.260%
1950 34.26 0.000%