Is There a Life After Retirement?

Life Expectancy at 65 Years (Both Sexes) (years), 2012 or latest
Society | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 46 countries in 2012, France ranked the highest in life expectancy at 65 years for both sexes with 21.4 years followed by Switzerland and Spain. On the other end of the scale was Kazakhstan with 14.1 years, Tajikistan with 14.3 years and Kyrgyzstan with 14.4 years.

Data for more countries are available at Life Expectancy at 65 Years (Both Sexes) indicator page.

Life Expectancy at 65 Years (Both Sexes) Unit 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Austria years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19.2 19.4 19.6 19.6 19.8
Finland years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19.3 19.4 19.6 19.6 19.7
France years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 20.7 20.9 21.0 21.2 21.3
Germany years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19.0 19.2 19.3 19.3 19.5
Iceland years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19.7 19.8 19.6 19.8 19.9
Israel years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19.4 19.3 19.8 20.5 20.6 ...
Italy years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19.9 19.9 20.0 20.1 20.4
Luxembourg years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 18.8 18.5 19.4 19.7 19.6
Netherlands years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 18.8 19.2 19.2 19.4 19.5
Norway years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19.4 19.3 19.4 19.6 19.7
Portugal years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 18.7 18.8 18.9 19.2 19.3
Spain years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 20.0 20.0 20.2 20.5 20.9
Sweden years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19.4 19.5 19.6 19.8 19.8
Switzerland years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 20.5 20.6 20.7 20.8 20.9
United Kingdom years ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 18.8 18.9 19.0 19.5 19.6