Singapore 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 Singapore life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Singapore in 2020 is 83.66 years, a 0.16% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Singapore in 2019 was 83.53 years, a 0.16% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Singapore in 2018 was 83.39 years, a 0.26% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Singapore in 2017 was 83.17 years, a 0.26% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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
Singapore - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 83.66 0.160%
2019 83.53 0.160%
2018 83.39 0.260%
2017 83.17 0.260%
2016 82.95 0.260%
2015 82.74 0.260%
2014 82.52 0.260%
2013 82.30 0.260%
2012 82.08 0.260%
2011 81.87 0.260%
2010 81.65 0.270%
2009 81.44 0.270%
2008 81.22 0.500%
2007 80.81 0.510%
2006 80.40 0.510%
2005 80.00 0.510%
2004 79.59 0.520%
2003 79.18 0.550%
2002 78.75 0.550%
2001 78.31 0.560%
2000 77.88 0.560%
1999 77.44 0.560%
1998 77.01 0.080%
1997 76.95 0.080%
1996 76.88 0.080%
1995 76.82 0.080%
1994 76.75 0.080%
1993 76.69 0.460%
1992 76.34 0.460%
1991 75.99 0.470%
1990 75.63 0.470%
1989 75.28 0.470%
1988 74.93 0.550%
1987 74.52 0.550%
1986 74.11 0.550%
1985 73.71 0.560%
1984 73.30 0.560%
1983 72.89 0.510%
1982 72.52 0.520%
1981 72.15 0.520%
1980 71.77 0.520%
1979 71.40 0.520%
1978 71.03 0.550%
1977 70.64 0.550%
1976 70.26 0.550%
1975 69.87 0.560%
1974 69.49 0.560%
1973 69.10 0.540%
1972 68.73 0.540%
1971 68.36 0.550%
1970 67.98 0.550%
1969 67.61 0.550%
1968 67.24 0.240%
1967 67.08 0.240%
1966 66.92 0.240%
1965 66.76 0.240%
1964 66.60 0.240%
1963 66.44 0.720%
1962 65.96 0.730%
1961 65.48 0.740%
1960 65.01 0.740%
1959 64.53 0.750%
1958 64.05 1.210%
1957 63.29 1.220%
1956 62.52 1.240%
1955 61.76 1.250%
1954 60.99 1.270%
1953 60.23 1.280%
1952 59.47 1.300%
1951 58.70 1.320%
1950 57.94 0.000%