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Life expectancy at birth. By sex

Life expectancy at birth. By sex 2019
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 81.2 81.1 78.5 (p)
Women 86.7 86.7 84.0 (p)
Total 84.0 84.0 81.3 (p)
Units: Years.
Source Catalonia: Idescat, Ministry of Health. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(p) Provisional value.

Last update: September 23, 2021.

Methodological note

Life expectancy at birth is defined as the mean number of years that a new-born child can expect to live if subjected throughout his life to the current mortality conditions (age specific probabilities of dying).