Portugal 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 Portugal life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Portugal in 2020 is 82.11 years, a 0.22% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Portugal in 2019 was 81.93 years, a 0.22% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Portugal in 2018 was 81.75 years, a 0.28% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Portugal in 2017 was 81.52 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
Hong Kong 84.89
Japan 84.67
Macao 84.30
Switzerland 83.84
Singapore 83.66
Spain 83.61
Italy 83.57
Australia 83.50
Channel Islands 83.14
Iceland 83.07
South Korea 83.06
Israel 83.04
Sweden 82.87
France 82.73
Malta 82.60
Canada 82.52
Norway 82.48
New Zealand 82.36
Ireland 82.35
Netherlands 82.35
Luxembourg 82.31
Greece 82.31
Portugal 82.11
Finland 81.98
Belgium 81.70
Austria 81.63
Germany 81.41
United Kingdom 81.40
Slovenia 81.39
Cyprus 81.05
Denmark 80.97
Taiwan 80.53
Qatar 80.30
Chile 80.27
Puerto Rico 80.19
Guam 80.16
Barbados 79.27
Curacao 78.94
United States 78.93
Poland 78.78
Estonia 78.75
Panama 78.58
Croatia 78.56
UAE 78.03
Uruguay 77.99
Oman 77.95
French Polynesia 77.72
New Caledonia 77.63
Bahrain 77.35
Antigua and Barbuda 77.08
Hungary 76.90
Argentina 76.74
Aruba 76.36
Lithuania 75.95
Kuwait 75.54
Latvia 75.32
Saudi Arabia 75.22
Bahamas 73.95
Trinidad and Tobago 73.55
Seychelles 73.47
Portugal - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 82.11 0.220%
2019 81.93 0.220%
2018 81.75 0.280%
2017 81.52 0.280%
2016 81.30 0.280%
2015 81.07 0.280%
2014 80.85 0.280%
2013 80.62 0.330%
2012 80.35 0.330%
2011 80.08 0.340%
2010 79.82 0.340%
2009 79.55 0.340%
2008 79.28 0.430%
2007 78.94 0.430%
2006 78.60 0.430%
2005 78.26 0.440%
2004 77.92 0.440%
2003 77.58 0.410%
2002 77.26 0.410%
2001 76.95 0.410%
2000 76.63 0.410%
1999 76.32 0.420%
1998 76.00 0.290%
1997 75.78 0.290%
1996 75.56 0.290%
1995 75.34 0.290%
1994 75.12 0.290%
1993 74.90 0.230%
1992 74.73 0.230%
1991 74.56 0.230%
1990 74.38 0.230%
1989 74.21 0.230%
1988 74.04 0.410%
1987 73.74 0.410%
1986 73.44 0.410%
1985 73.13 0.410%
1984 72.83 0.420%
1983 72.53 0.590%
1982 72.11 0.590%
1981 71.68 0.600%
1980 71.26 0.600%
1979 70.83 0.600%
1978 70.41 0.590%
1977 69.99 0.600%
1976 69.58 0.600%
1975 69.16 0.610%
1974 68.75 0.610%
1973 68.33 0.580%
1972 67.94 0.580%
1971 67.54 0.590%
1970 67.15 0.590%
1969 66.75 0.590%
1968 66.36 0.580%
1967 65.98 0.580%
1966 65.60 0.590%
1965 65.21 0.590%
1964 64.83 0.590%
1963 64.45 0.650%
1962 64.03 0.660%
1961 63.61 0.660%
1960 63.20 0.670%
1959 62.78 0.670%
1958 62.36 0.660%
1957 61.95 0.660%
1956 61.54 0.670%
1955 61.14 0.670%
1954 60.73 0.680%
1953 60.32 0.680%
1952 59.91 0.690%
1951 59.50 0.690%
1950 59.10 0.000%