Uganda Life Expectancy 1950-2021

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Uganda life expectancy from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Uganda in 2021 is 63.73 years, a 0.51% increase from 2020.
  • The life expectancy for Uganda in 2020 was 63.41 years, a 0.51% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Uganda in 2019 was 63.08 years, a 0.52% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Uganda in 2018 was 62.76 years, a 1.06% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Life Expectancy
Country Name 2021 Life Expectancy
Tajikistan 71.36
Nepal 71.17
Rwanda 69.38
Senegal 68.31
Madagascar 67.52
Ethiopia 67.07
Eritrea 66.78
Yemen 66.28
Tanzania 65.77
Afghanistan 65.29
Malawi 64.74
Comoros 64.61
Liberia 64.44
Haiti 64.40
Uganda 63.73
Niger 62.89
Gambia 62.57
Benin 62.22
Burkina Faso 62.16
Burundi 62.03
Guinea 62.00
Zimbabwe 61.63
Togo 61.49
Mozambique 61.30
Mali 59.81
Guinea-Bissau 58.76
South Sudan 58.21
Somalia 57.78
Sierra Leone 55.18
Chad 54.62
Central African Republic 53.68
Uganda - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2021 63.73 0.510%
2020 63.41 0.510%
2019 63.08 0.520%
2018 62.76 1.060%
2017 62.10 1.070%
2016 61.44 1.090%
2015 60.78 1.100%
2014 60.12 1.110%
2013 59.46 1.730%
2012 58.45 1.760%
2011 57.44 1.790%
2010 56.43 1.820%
2009 55.42 1.860%
2008 54.41 2.020%
2007 53.33 2.060%
2006 52.25 2.110%
2005 51.18 2.150%
2004 50.10 2.200%
2003 49.02 1.960%
2002 48.08 2.000%
2001 47.14 2.040%
2000 46.19 2.080%
1999 45.25 2.130%
1998 44.31 -0.090%
1997 44.35 -0.090%
1996 44.39 -0.090%
1995 44.44 -0.090%
1994 44.48 -0.090%
1993 44.52 -1.330%
1992 45.12 -1.320%
1991 45.72 -1.300%
1990 46.33 -1.280%
1989 46.93 -1.270%
1988 47.53 -0.950%
1987 47.99 -0.940%
1986 48.44 -0.930%
1985 48.90 -0.920%
1984 49.35 -0.920%
1983 49.81 0.000%
1982 49.81 0.000%
1981 49.81 0.000%
1980 49.80 0.000%
1979 49.80 0.000%
1978 49.80 0.100%
1977 49.75 0.100%
1976 49.70 0.100%
1975 49.66 0.100%
1974 49.61 0.100%
1973 49.56 0.410%
1972 49.36 0.410%
1971 49.16 0.410%
1970 48.95 0.410%
1969 48.75 0.420%
1968 48.55 1.150%
1967 48.00 1.160%
1966 47.45 1.170%
1965 46.90 1.190%
1964 46.35 1.200%
1963 45.80 1.280%
1962 45.22 1.290%
1961 44.64 1.310%
1960 44.07 1.330%
1959 43.49 1.350%
1958 42.91 1.310%
1957 42.35 1.330%
1956 41.80 1.350%
1955 41.24 1.370%
1954 40.69 1.390%
1953 40.13 1.400%
1952 39.57 1.420%
1951 39.02 1.450%
1950 38.46 0.000%