Life Expectancy

This section provides data and information on life expectancy and healthy life expectancy in Ireland and across the EU.

Life Expectancy at Birth, Ireland and EU28, by Gender

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

International Data

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