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These 20 Countries Live The Longest

When the clock is ticking, every minute counts. According to the most recent CIA data, the people in these 20 countries will outlive the rest of us (statistically speaking). What influences longevity is a complex and mysterious topic, however, health is certainly a huge factor in determining how long you will live. We should live up to these countries literally and figuratively because they are obviously doing something better than we are.

See how your country stacks up below. The data is accurate as of 2014.

Rank Country Years
1 Monaco 89.57
2 Macau 84.48
3 Japan 84.46
4 Singapore 84.38
5 San Marino 83.18
6 Hong Kong 82.78
7 Andorra 82.65
8 Switzerland 82.39
9 Guernsey 82.39
10 Australia 82.07
11 Italy 82.03
12 Sweden 81.89
13 Liechtenstein 81.68
14 Canada 81.67
15 France 81.66
16 Jersey 81.66
17 Norway 81.6
18 Spain 81.47
19 Israel 81.28
20 Iceland 81.22
21 Anguilla 81.2
22 Netherlands 81.12
23 Bermuda 81.04
24 Cayman Islands 81.02
25 Isle of Man 80.98
26 New Zealand 80.93
27 Ireland 80.56
28 Germany 80.44
29 United Kingdom 80.42
30 Greece 80.3
31 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 80.26
32 Austria 80.17
33 Malta 80.11
34 Faroe Islands 80.11
35 European Union 80.02
36 Luxembourg 80.01
37 Belgium 79.92
38 Taiwan 79.84
39 Korea, South 79.8
40 Virgin Islands 79.75
41 Finland 79.69
42 United States 79.56
43 Turks and Caicos Islands 79.55
44 Wallis and Futuna 79.42
45 Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 79.21
46 Gibraltar 79.13
47 Denmark 79.09
48 Puerto Rico 79.09
49 Portugal 79.01
50 Guam 78.82
51 Bahrain 78.58
52 Chile 78.44
53 Qatar 78.38
54 Cyprus 78.34
55 Czech Republic 78.31
56 Panama 78.3
57 British Virgin Islands 78.29
58 Costa Rica 78.23
59 Cuba 78.22
60 Albania 77.96
61 Slovenia 77.83
62 Dominican Republic 77.8
63 Northern Mariana Islands 77.64
64 Kuwait 77.64
65 Sint Maarten 77.61
66 Argentina 77.51
67 Saint Lucia 77.41
68 New Caledonia 77.31
69 Lebanon 77.22
70 United Arab Emirates 77.09
71 Uruguay 76.81
72 Paraguay 76.8
73 French Polynesia 76.79
74 Brunei 76.77
75 Slovakia 76.69
76 Poland 76.65
77 Dominica 76.59
78 Morocco 76.51
79 Croatia 76.41
80 Algeria 76.39
81 Ecuador 76.36
82 Aruba 76.35
83 Sri Lanka 76.35
84 Bosnia and Herzegovina 76.33
85 Antigua and Barbuda 76.12
86 Libya 76.04
87 Lithuania 75.98
88 Tonga 75.82
89 Macedonia 75.8
90 Georgia 75.72
91 West Bank 75.69
92 Tunisia 75.68
93 Hungary 75.46
94 Mexico 75.43
95 Cook Islands 75.38
96 Saint Kitts and Nevis 75.29
97 Colombia 75.25
98 Mauritius 75.17
99 Maldives 75.15
100 China 75.15
101 Serbia 75.02
102 Barbados 74.99
103 Oman 74.97
104 American Samoa 74.91
105 Solomon Islands 74.89
106 Saint Vincent 74.86
107 Saudi Arabia 74.82
108 Romania 74.69
109 Gaza Strip 74.64
110 Malaysia 74.52
111 Venezuela 74.39
112 Bulgaria 74.33
113 Seychelles 74.25
114 El Salvador 74.18
115 Thailand 74.18
116 Armenia 74.12
117 Jordan 74.1
118 Estonia 74.07
119 Montserrat 73.9
120 Grenada 73.8
121 Jamaica 73.48
122 Egypt 73.45
123 Latvia 73.44
124 Turkey 73.29
125 Uzbekistan 73.29
126 Brazil 73.28
127 Peru 73.23
128 Samoa 73.21
129 Vietnam 72.91
130 Nicaragua 72.72
131 Vanuatu 72.72
132 Palau 72.6
133 Marshall Islands 72.58
134 Philippines 72.48
135 Micronesia 72.35
136 Trinidad and Tobago 72.29
137 Indonesia 72.17
138 Belarus 72.15
139 Fiji 72.15
140 Bahamas, The 71.93
141 Azerbaijan 71.91
142 Greenland 71.82
143 Guatemala 71.74
144 Suriname 71.69
145 Cabo Verde 71.57
146 Iraq 71.42
147 Honduras 70.91
148 Iran 70.89
149 Bangladesh 70.65
150 Kazakhstan 70.24
151 Russia 70.16
152 Moldova 70.12
153 Kyrgyzstan 70.06
154 Korea, North 69.81
155 Turkmenistan 69.47
156 Ukraine 69.14
157 Bhutan 68.98
158 Mongolia 68.98
159 Bolivia 68.55
160 Belize 68.49
161 Syria 68.41
162 Guyana 67.81
163 India 67.8
164 Timor-Leste 67.39
165 Nepal 67.19
166 Tajikistan 67.06
167 Pakistan 67.05
168 Papua New Guinea 66.85
169 Nauru 66.4
170 Burma 65.94
171 Tuvalu 65.81
172 Ghana 65.75
173 Kiribati 65.47
174 Madagascar 65.2
175 Yemen 64.83
176 Gambia 64.36
177 Sao Tome 64.22
178 Togo 64.06
179 Cambodia 63.78
180 Kenya 63.52
181 Eritrea 63.51
182 Laos 63.51
183 Equatorial Guinea 63.49
184 Comoros 63.48
185 Sudan 63.32
186 Haiti 63.18
187 Djibouti 62.4
188 Mauritania 62.28
189 Western Sahara 62.27
190 Tanzania 61.24
191 Benin 61.07
192 Senegal 60.95
193 Ethiopia 60.75
194 Malawi 59.99
195 Guinea 59.6
196 Burundi 59.55
197 Rwanda 59.26
198 Congo 58.52
199 Liberia 58.21
200 Cote d’Ivoire 58.01
201 Sierra Leone 57.39
202 Cameroon 57.35
203 Congo (Democratic) 56.54
204 Zimbabwe 55.68
205 Angola 55.29
206 Mali 54.95
207 Burkina Faso 54.78
208 Niger 54.74
209 Uganda 54.46
210 Botswana 54.06
211 Lesotho 52.65
212 Nigeria 52.62
213 Mozambique 52.6
214 Gabon 52.06
215 Namibia 51.85
216 Zambia 51.83
217 Somalia 51.58
218 Central African Republic 51.35
219 Swaziland 50.54
220 Afghanistan 50.49
221 Guinea-Bissau 49.87
222 South Africa 49.56
223 Chad 49.44

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