Panama 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 Panama life expectancy from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Panama in 2021 is 78.76 years, a 0.22% increase from 2020.
  • The life expectancy for Panama in 2020 was 78.58 years, a 0.22% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Panama in 2019 was 78.41 years, a 0.22% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Panama in 2018 was 78.24 years, a 0.24% 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
Hong Kong 85.03
Japan 84.79
Macao 84.42
Switzerland 83.97
Singapore 83.80
Spain 83.74
Italy 83.71
Australia 83.64
Channel Islands 83.30
Iceland 83.22
South Korea 83.21
Israel 83.19
Sweden 83.03
France 82.86
Malta 82.75
Canada 82.66
Norway 82.64
Ireland 82.51
New Zealand 82.50
Netherlands 82.49
Greece 82.47
Luxembourg 82.47
Portugal 82.29
Finland 82.14
Belgium 81.86
Austria 81.77
Germany 81.57
Slovenia 81.54
United Kingdom 81.52
Cyprus 81.21
Denmark 81.11
Taiwan 80.70
Qatar 80.45
Chile 80.43
Puerto Rico 80.35
Guam 80.35
Barbados 79.39
Curacao 79.10
United States 78.99
Poland 78.95
Estonia 78.89
Panama 78.76
Croatia 78.71
UAE 78.18
Oman 78.16
Uruguay 78.13
French Polynesia 77.89
New Caledonia 77.81
Bahrain 77.48
Antigua and Barbuda 77.21
Hungary 77.04
Argentina 76.88
Aruba 76.50
Lithuania 76.11
Kuwait 75.64
Latvia 75.46
Saudi Arabia 75.37
Bahamas 74.06
Trinidad and Tobago 73.67
Seychelles 73.56
Panama - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2021 78.76 0.220%
2020 78.58 0.220%
2019 78.41 0.220%
2018 78.24 0.240%
2017 78.05 0.240%
2016 77.86 0.240%
2015 77.67 0.250%
2014 77.48 0.250%
2013 77.29 0.250%
2012 77.09 0.250%
2011 76.90 0.260%
2010 76.70 0.260%
2009 76.51 0.260%
2008 76.31 0.220%
2007 76.14 0.220%
2006 75.98 0.220%
2005 75.81 0.220%
2004 75.65 0.220%
2003 75.48 0.230%
2002 75.30 0.230%
2001 75.13 0.230%
2000 74.95 0.240%
1999 74.78 0.240%
1998 74.60 0.280%
1997 74.39 0.290%
1996 74.18 0.290%
1995 73.96 0.290%
1994 73.75 0.290%
1993 73.54 0.320%
1992 73.31 0.320%
1991 73.07 0.320%
1990 72.84 0.320%
1989 72.60 0.320%
1988 72.37 0.380%
1987 72.09 0.380%
1986 71.82 0.390%
1985 71.54 0.390%
1984 71.27 0.390%
1983 70.99 0.500%
1982 70.64 0.500%
1981 70.28 0.510%
1980 69.93 0.510%
1979 69.57 0.510%
1978 69.22 0.720%
1977 68.72 0.730%
1976 68.23 0.730%
1975 67.73 0.740%
1974 67.24 0.740%
1973 66.74 0.720%
1972 66.26 0.720%
1971 65.79 0.730%
1970 65.31 0.730%
1969 64.84 0.740%
1968 64.36 0.690%
1967 63.92 0.700%
1966 63.48 0.700%
1965 63.03 0.710%
1964 62.59 0.710%
1963 62.15 0.860%
1962 61.62 0.860%
1961 61.09 0.870%
1960 60.57 0.880%
1959 60.04 0.890%
1958 59.51 0.920%
1957 58.97 0.920%
1956 58.43 0.930%
1955 57.89 0.940%
1954 57.35 0.950%
1953 56.81 0.960%
1952 56.27 0.970%
1951 55.73 0.980%
1950 55.19 0.000%