Life expectancy for females reached 74.8 years in 2019 in Philippines, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.61 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, life expectancy for females in Philippines reached an all time high of 75.3 years in 2018 and an all time low of 50.5 years in 1959. When compared to Philippines's main peers, life expectancy for females in China amounted to 77.1 years, 74.7 years in Indonesia and 80.7 years in Vietnam in 2019.
Philippines has been ranked 86th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of life expectancy for females, 29 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.