Life expectancy for females reached 76.0 years in 2019 in Moldova, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.829 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, life expectancy for females in Moldova reached an all time high of 76.6 years in 2018 and an all time low of 59.9 years in 1959. When compared to Moldova's main peers, life expectancy for females in Bulgaria amounted to 77.8 years, 67.5 years in Romania, 76.2 years in Russia and 75.4 years in Ukraine in 2019.
Moldova has been ranked 75th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of life expectancy for females, 30 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.