Libya: Life expectancy, female

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Life expectancy, in years, female

 Latest value 74.40
 Year 2021
 Measure years
 Data availability 1960 - 2021
 Average 67.37
 Min - Max 41.45 - 75.88
 Source The United Nations Population Division
For that indicator, we provide data for Libya from 1960 to 2021. The average value for Libya during that period was 67.37 years with a minimum of 41.45 years in 1960 and a maximum of 75.88 years in 2018. The latest value from 2021 is 74.4 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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Libya - 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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 Health spending per capita 312.85 2011 U.S. dollars
 Health spending as percent of GDP 6.05 2011 percent
 Life expectancy 71.91 2021 years
 Life expectancy, female 74.40 2021 years
 Life expectancy, male 69.63 2021 years
 Birth rate 17.83 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 6.02 2021 deaths per 1000 people
 Fertility rate 2.46 2021 births per woman
 HIV infections 0.20 2021 percent
 Tuberculosis 59.00 2022 cases per 100,000 people
 Diabetes prevalence 8.70 2021 percent
 Prevalence of anemia among children 26.60 2019 percent
 Prevalence of undernourishment 8.40 2021 percent
 Suicides 4.50 2019 suicides per 100,000 people
 DPT immunization rate 73 2022 percent
 Hepatitis B immunization rate 73 2022 percent
 Measles immunization rate 73 2022 percent
 Traffic accident deaths 21.30 2019 deaths per 100,000 people
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