El Salvador Life Expectancy 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of El Salvador life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for El Salvador in 2020 is 73.42 years, a 0.29% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for El Salvador in 2019 was 73.20 years, a 0.29% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for El Salvador in 2018 was 72.99 years, a 0.32% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for El Salvador in 2017 was 72.76 years, a 0.32% 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
El Salvador - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 73.42 0.290%
2019 73.20 0.290%
2018 72.99 0.320%
2017 72.76 0.320%
2016 72.52 0.320%
2015 72.29 0.320%
2014 72.05 0.330%
2013 71.82 0.340%
2012 71.58 0.340%
2011 71.34 0.340%
2010 71.10 0.340%
2009 70.86 0.340%
2008 70.62 0.300%
2007 70.41 0.300%
2006 70.20 0.300%
2005 69.99 0.300%
2004 69.78 0.300%
2003 69.57 0.450%
2002 69.26 0.450%
2001 68.95 0.450%
2000 68.64 0.450%
1999 68.33 0.460%
1998 68.02 0.570%
1997 67.63 0.580%
1996 67.24 0.580%
1995 66.86 0.580%
1994 66.47 0.590%
1993 66.08 1.380%
1992 65.18 1.400%
1991 64.28 1.420%
1990 63.37 1.440%
1989 62.47 1.460%
1988 61.57 1.450%
1987 60.69 1.470%
1986 59.81 1.500%
1985 58.92 1.520%
1984 58.04 1.540%
1983 57.16 0.330%
1982 56.97 0.330%
1981 56.78 0.330%
1980 56.60 0.330%
1979 56.41 0.330%
1978 56.22 0.160%
1977 56.13 0.160%
1976 56.04 0.160%
1975 55.94 0.160%
1974 55.85 0.160%
1973 55.76 0.660%
1972 55.40 0.660%
1971 55.03 0.670%
1970 54.67 0.670%
1969 54.30 0.670%
1968 53.94 0.880%
1967 53.47 0.890%
1966 53.00 0.890%
1965 52.53 0.900%
1964 52.06 0.910%
1963 51.59 1.360%
1962 50.90 1.380%
1961 50.21 1.400%
1960 49.51 1.420%
1959 48.82 1.440%
1958 48.13 1.480%
1957 47.43 1.500%
1956 46.73 1.530%
1955 46.02 1.550%
1954 45.32 1.570%
1953 44.62 1.600%
1952 43.92 1.620%
1951 43.22 1.650%
1950 42.51 0.000%