Life expectancy for males reached 52.6 years in 2018 in Equatorial Guinea, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.14 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, life expectancy for males in Equatorial Guinea reached an all time high of 56.7 years in 2017 and an all time low of 33.0 years in 1955. When compared to Equatorial Guinea's main peers, life expectancy for males in Cameroon amounted to 54.9 years, 58.1 years in Congo, 63.2 years in Gabon and 53.0 years in Nigeria in 2018.
Equatorial Guinea has been ranked 165th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of life expectancy for males, 8 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 (Male)||Unit||2042||2043||2044||2045||2046||2047||2048||2049||2050|
|Central African Republic||years||61.2||61.7||62.1||62.5||63.0|
|Dem. Republic of the Congo||years||55.4||55.7||56.0||56.3||56.5|