Life expectancy for females reached 70.2 years in 2019 in Bolivia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.176 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, life expectancy for females in Bolivia reached an all time high of 72.1 years in 2017 and an all time low of 42.5 years in 1955. When compared to Bolivia's main peers, life expectancy for females in Brazil amounted to 78.2 years, 83.2 years in Chile, 70.9 years in Paraguay and 77.1 years in Peru in 2019.
Bolivia has been ranked 123rd within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of life expectancy for females, 1 places above 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.