Philippines 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 Philippines life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Philippines in 2020 is 71.28 years, a 0.18% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Philippines in 2019 was 71.16 years, a 0.18% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Philippines in 2018 was 71.03 years, a 0.23% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Philippines in 2017 was 70.87 years, a 0.23% 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
Philippines - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 71.28 0.180%
2019 71.16 0.180%
2018 71.03 0.230%
2017 70.87 0.230%
2016 70.71 0.230%
2015 70.55 0.230%
2014 70.39 0.230%
2013 70.23 0.220%
2012 70.07 0.220%
2011 69.92 0.220%
2010 69.76 0.220%
2009 69.61 0.220%
2008 69.45 0.170%
2007 69.33 0.170%
2006 69.21 0.170%
2005 69.10 0.170%
2004 68.98 0.170%
2003 68.86 0.060%
2002 68.82 0.060%
2001 68.77 0.060%
2000 68.73 0.060%
1999 68.68 0.060%
1998 68.64 0.330%
1997 68.41 0.330%
1996 68.19 0.330%
1995 67.96 0.330%
1994 67.74 0.330%
1993 67.51 0.680%
1992 67.06 0.680%
1991 66.60 0.690%
1990 66.15 0.690%
1989 65.69 0.700%
1988 65.24 0.300%
1987 65.05 0.300%
1986 64.85 0.300%
1985 64.66 0.300%
1984 64.46 0.300%
1983 64.27 0.320%
1982 64.06 0.320%
1981 63.86 0.320%
1980 63.65 0.320%
1979 63.45 0.330%
1978 63.24 0.000%
1977 63.24 0.000%
1976 63.24 0.000%
1975 63.23 0.000%
1974 63.23 0.000%
1973 63.23 0.090%
1972 63.17 0.090%
1971 63.11 0.090%
1970 63.06 0.090%
1969 63.00 0.090%
1968 62.94 0.300%
1967 62.75 0.300%
1966 62.56 0.300%
1965 62.38 0.300%
1964 62.19 0.300%
1963 62.00 0.700%
1962 61.57 0.710%
1961 61.13 0.720%
1960 60.70 0.720%
1959 60.26 0.730%
1958 59.83 1.130%
1957 59.16 1.140%
1956 58.49 1.160%
1955 57.83 1.170%
1954 57.16 1.180%
1953 56.49 1.200%
1952 55.82 1.210%
1951 55.15 1.230%
1950 54.49 0.000%