Life expectancy for females reached 76.2 years in 2019 in Russia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.412 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, life expectancy for females in Russia reached an all time high of 77.4 years in 2017 and an all time low of 62.0 years in 1955. When compared to Russia's main peers, life expectancy for females in China amounted to 77.1 years, 75.1 years in Germany, 82.8 years in Japan and 81.6 years in USA in 2019.
Russia has been ranked 74th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of life expectancy for females, 20 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.