For that indicator, we provide data for North Korea from 1960 to 2018. The average value for North Korea during that period was 65.09 years with a minimum of 51.3 years in 1960 and a maximum of 72.1 years in 2018.
The latest value from 2018 is 72.1 years. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 191
countries is 72.58 years.
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