New Caledonia: Life expectancy

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 New Caledonia

Life expectancy, in years

 Latest value 79.13
 Year 2021
 Measure years
 Data availability 1960 - 2021
 Average 70.19
 Min - Max 58.64 - 80.83
 Source The United Nations Population Division
For that indicator, we provide data for New Caledonia from 1960 to 2021. The average value for New Caledonia during that period was 70.19 years with a minimum of 58.64 years in 1960 and a maximum of 80.83 years in 2020. The latest value from 2021 is 79.13 years. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 192 countries is 71.58 years. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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New Caledonia - Life expectancy - recent values

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New Caledonia - Life expectancy - historical chart - 1960-2021

The life expectancy in New Caledonia and other countries is defined as the number of years a newborn is expected to live.
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.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Life expectancy 79.13 2021 years
 Life expectancy, female 83.08 2021 years
 Life expectancy, male 75.36 2021 years
 Birth rate 14.30 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 7.20 2021 deaths per 1000 people
 Fertility rate 2.02 2021 births per woman
 Tuberculosis 11.00 2022 cases per 100,000 people
 Diabetes prevalence 23.40 2021 percent
 Prevalence of undernourishment 4.80 2021 percent
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