Ghana: Life expectancy, in years: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Ghana from 1960 to 2014. The average value for Ghana during that period was 54.28 years with a minumum of 45.83 years in 1960 and a maximum of 61.31 years in 2014.
The life expectancy in Ghana and other countries is defined as the number of years a newborn is expected to live. Life expectancy rankings around the world. Create and download charts for Ghana Life expectancy and other indicators with the country comparator. See a broad overview of the Ghana economy with several key indicators in one place.
World Bank definition: 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.