Mapping The World’s Life Expectancy

Global Life Expectancy Map

While life expectancy in Africa has in fact increased within the past decade thanks to better HIV/AIDS treatment, the continent still has a long way to go. Currently, average life expectancy in Africa is nearly 54 years; in the United States, it’s almost 80.

Savannah Cox
Savannah Cox is the Managing Editor of All That Is Interesting. She holds a Master's Degree in International Relations, and works as a reporter/producer for DNAinfo, as well as a graduate researcher at The New School.
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