This section provides data and information on life expectancy and healthy life expectancy in Ireland and across the EU.
Summary Tables and Graphs
Table 1 – Life Expectancy, Ireland, by Age and Gender (Download csv)
Figure 1 – Life Expectancy at Birth, Ireland and EU28, by Gender (View graph) (Download csv)
Figure 2 – Life Expectancy at Birth for EU28 Countries (View graph) (Download csv)
Figure 3 – Healthy Life Years and Life Expectancy at Age 65 by Gender, Ireland and EU 28 (View graph) (Download csv)
Useful Links (links open up in a new window)
Central Statistics Office
Statbank – Irish life tables – online database
StatCentral – the portal to Ireland’s official statistics
Eurostat – Life expectancy data for EU countries – online database
Eurostat – Healthy Life Years – online database
OECD – online database.
WHO European Health For All database (HFA) – online database
Eurohex – access to research on health expectancies in Europe – online resource