Life Expectancy (Both Sexes) fell 0.254% to 74.6 years in Kuwait in 2018

Life Expectancy (Both Sexes) (years)
Society | Kuwait | May 17, 2019
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Life expectancy for both sexes reached 74.6 years in 2018 in Kuwait, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.254 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, life expectancy for both sexes in Kuwait reached an all time high of 74.8 years in 2017 and an all time low of 53.4 years in 1955. When compared to Kuwait's main peers, life expectancy for both sexes in Bahrain amounted to 76.9 years, 69.9 years in Iraq, 74.7 years in Iran and 76.1 years in Saudi Arabia in 2018.

Kuwait has been ranked 75th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of life expectancy for both sexes, 7 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.

Life Expectancy (Both Sexes) Unit 2042 2043 2044 2045 2046 2047 2048 2049 2050
Bahrain years 80.1 80.3 80.4 80.6 80.7
Iran years 80.6 80.8 81.0 81.2 81.5
Iraq years 73.1 73.3 73.4 73.5 73.7
Jordan years 77.7 77.8 78.0 78.1 78.3
Kuwait years 77.2 77.3 77.4 77.6 77.7
Pakistan years 70.0 70.1 70.2 70.4 70.5
Qatar years 82.1 82.2 82.4 82.5 82.6
Saudi Arabia years 80.3 80.5 80.7 80.8 81.0
Syria years 79.9 80.1 80.3 80.4 80.6
Turkmenistan years 68.8 69.0 69.1 69.2 69.3
United Arab Emirates years 81.2 81.4 81.6 81.8 81.9
Yemen years 66.9 67.0 67.1 67.3 67.4