Yemen 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 Yemen life expectancy from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current life expectancy for Yemen in 2020 is 66.19 years, a 0.12% increase from 2019.
  • The life expectancy for Yemen in 2019 was 66.11 years, a 0.12% increase from 2018.
  • The life expectancy for Yemen in 2018 was 66.03 years, a 0.01% increase from 2017.
  • The life expectancy for Yemen in 2017 was 66.02 years, a 0.01% 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
Yemen - Historical Life Expectancy Data
Year Life Expectancy Growth Rate
2020 66.19 0.120%
2019 66.11 0.120%
2018 66.03 0.010%
2017 66.02 0.010%
2016 66.02 0.010%
2015 66.01 0.010%
2014 66.01 0.010%
2013 66.00 0.390%
2012 65.74 0.390%
2011 65.48 0.400%
2010 65.23 0.400%
2009 64.97 0.400%
2008 64.71 0.830%
2007 64.18 0.830%
2006 63.65 0.840%
2005 63.12 0.850%
2004 62.59 0.850%
2003 62.06 0.830%
2002 61.55 0.840%
2001 61.04 0.850%
2000 60.52 0.850%
1999 60.01 0.860%
1998 59.50 0.440%
1997 59.24 0.440%
1996 58.98 0.450%
1995 58.71 0.450%
1994 58.45 0.450%
1993 58.19 0.750%
1992 57.76 0.760%
1991 57.32 0.760%
1990 56.89 0.770%
1989 56.45 0.770%
1988 56.02 1.610%
1987 55.13 1.640%
1986 54.24 1.660%
1985 53.36 1.690%
1984 52.47 1.720%
1983 51.58 2.500%
1982 50.32 2.570%
1981 49.06 2.640%
1980 47.80 2.710%
1979 46.54 2.780%
1978 45.28 2.570%
1977 44.15 2.640%
1976 43.01 2.710%
1975 41.88 2.780%
1974 40.74 2.860%
1973 39.61 2.720%
1972 38.56 2.800%
1971 37.51 2.880%
1970 36.46 2.970%
1969 35.41 3.060%
1968 34.36 2.200%
1967 33.62 2.250%
1966 32.88 2.300%
1965 32.14 2.360%
1964 31.40 2.410%
1963 30.66 0.630%
1962 30.47 0.630%
1961 30.28 0.640%
1960 30.08 0.640%
1959 29.89 0.650%
1958 29.70 0.320%
1957 29.61 0.320%
1956 29.51 0.320%
1955 29.42 0.320%
1954 29.32 0.320%
1953 29.23 0.320%
1952 29.14 0.320%
1951 29.04 0.320%
1950 28.95 0.000%