Tanzania Life Expectancy 1950-2020

Chart and table of Tanzania life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Tanzania in 2020 is 65.46 years, a 0.48% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Tanzania in 2019 was 65.15 years, a 0.48% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Tanzania in 2018 was 64.84 years, a 1.23% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Tanzania in 2017 was 64.05 years, a 1.24% 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
Tajikistan 71.17
Nepal 70.88
Rwanda 69.06
Senegal 68.03
Madagascar 67.18
Ethiopia 66.71
Eritrea 66.44
Yemen 66.19
Tanzania 65.46
Afghanistan 64.96
Comoros 64.40
Malawi 64.31
Liberia 64.16
Haiti 64.11
Uganda 63.41
Niger 62.53
Gambia 62.23
Benin 61.92
Burkina Faso 61.74
Burundi 61.70
Guinea 61.68
Zimbabwe 61.36
Togo 61.17
Mozambique 60.88
Mali 59.44
Guinea-Bissau 58.44
South Sudan 57.95
Somalia 57.50
Sierra Leone 54.81
Chad 54.35
Central African Republic 53.35
Tanzania - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 65.46 0.480%
2019 65.15 0.480%
2018 64.84 1.230%
2017 64.05 1.240%
2016 63.27 1.260%
2015 62.48 1.270%
2014 61.70 1.290%
2013 60.91 1.540%
2012 59.99 1.560%
2011 59.06 1.590%
2010 58.14 1.610%
2009 57.21 1.640%
2008 56.29 1.310%
2007 55.56 1.320%
2006 54.84 1.340%
2005 54.11 1.360%
2004 53.39 1.380%
2003 52.66 1.200%
2002 52.03 1.220%
2001 51.41 1.230%
2000 50.78 1.250%
1999 50.16 1.260%
1998 49.53 -0.060%
1997 49.56 -0.060%
1996 49.59 -0.060%
1995 49.61 -0.060%
1994 49.64 -0.060%
1993 49.67 -0.410%
1992 49.88 -0.410%
1991 50.08 -0.410%
1990 50.29 -0.410%
1989 50.49 -0.410%
1988 50.70 0.090%
1987 50.66 0.090%
1986 50.61 0.090%
1985 50.57 0.090%
1984 50.52 0.090%
1983 50.48 0.270%
1982 50.35 0.270%
1981 50.21 0.270%
1980 50.08 0.270%
1979 49.94 0.270%
1978 49.81 0.830%
1977 49.40 0.830%
1976 48.99 0.840%
1975 48.59 0.850%
1974 48.18 0.850%
1973 47.77 0.810%
1972 47.39 0.820%
1971 47.00 0.820%
1970 46.62 0.830%
1969 46.23 0.840%
1968 45.85 0.720%
1967 45.52 0.720%
1966 45.20 0.730%
1965 44.87 0.730%
1964 44.55 0.740%
1963 44.22 0.590%
1962 43.96 0.590%
1961 43.70 0.590%
1960 43.45 0.600%
1959 43.19 0.600%
1958 42.93 0.900%
1957 42.55 0.910%
1956 42.16 0.920%
1955 41.78 0.930%
1954 41.39 0.940%
1953 41.01 0.950%
1952 40.63 0.950%
1951 40.24 0.960%
1950 39.86 0.000%