Bosnia and Herzegovina: Life expectancy, female

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 Bosnia and Herzegovina

Life expectancy, in years, female

 Latest value 77.53
 Year 2021
 Measure years
 Data availability 1960 - 2021
 Average 74.09
 Min - Max 63.69 - 79.87
 Source The United Nations Population Division
For that indicator, we provide data for Bosnia and Herzegovina from 1960 to 2021. The average value for Bosnia and Herzegovina during that period was 74.09 years with a minimum of 63.69 years in 1960 and a maximum of 79.87 years in 2012. The latest value from 2021 is 77.53 years. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 192 countries is 74.35 years. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Bosnia and Herzegovina - Life expectancy, female - historical chart - 1960-2021




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.

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 Birth rate 8.42 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 15.71 2021 deaths per 1000 people
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 Diabetes prevalence 9.10 2021 percent
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 Suicides 10.90 2019 suicides per 100,000 people
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 Hepatitis B immunization rate 78 2022 percent
 Measles immunization rate 58 2022 percent
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