Latvia: Life expectancy, female

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
 Latvia

Life expectancy, in years, female

 Latest value 78.20
 Year 2021
 Measure years
 Data availability 1960 - 2021
 Average 75.75
 Min - Max 72.62 - 80.10
 Source The United Nations Population Division
For that indicator, we provide data for Latvia from 1960 to 2021. The average value for Latvia during that period was 75.75 years with a minimum of 72.62 years in 1994 and a maximum of 80.1 years in 2019. The latest value from 2021 is 78.2 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.
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Recent values chart
Latvia - Life expectancy, female - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Latvia - 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.

Selected articles from our guide:

What factors determine the exchange rates

International lending and sovereign debt

Are trade deficits bad for the economy?

The unholy trinity of international finance

Most commonly used measures of corruption

All articles



 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Health spending per capita 1,313.35 2020 U.S. dollars
 Health spending as percent of GDP 7.45 2020 percent
 Life expectancy 73.28 2021 years
 Life expectancy, female 78.20 2021 years
 Life expectancy, male 68.60 2021 years
 Birth rate 9.20 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 18.40 2021 deaths per 1000 people
 Fertility rate 1.57 2021 births per woman
 HIV infections 0.70 2021 percent
 Tuberculosis 19.00 2022 cases per 100,000 people
 Diabetes prevalence 5.90 2021 percent
 Prevalence of anemia among children 19.40 2019 percent
 Prevalence of undernourishment 2.50 2021 percent
 Suicides 20.10 2019 suicides per 100,000 people
 DPT immunization rate 95 2022 percent
 Hepatitis B immunization rate 95 2022 percent
 Measles immunization rate 96 2022 percent
 Traffic accident deaths 8.10 2019 deaths per 100,000 people
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK