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Life Expectancy at Birth, Total for the Republic of Korea (SPDYNLE00INKOR)


2021: 83.52683 (+ more)   Updated: May 9, 2023
2021:  83.52683  
2020:  83.42683  
2019:  83.22683  
2018:  82.62683  
2017:  82.62683  
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Number of Years,
Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: World Bank  

Release: World Development Indicators  

Units:  Number of Years, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Annual


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.

Derived from male and female life expectancy at birth from sources such as: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Program, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

Source Indicator: SP.DYN.LE00.IN

Suggested Citation:

World Bank, Life Expectancy at Birth, Total for the Republic of Korea [SPDYNLE00INKOR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/SPDYNLE00INKOR, September 26, 2023.


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