A baby born in 2018 is expected to live up to 75.0 years.
Life expectancy at birth for male and female is 72.7 years and 77.6 years respectively.
The highest life expectancy at birth for male is recorded by Sarawak (75.3 years), and female by W.P Kuala Lumpur (79.6 years).
Chinese recorded the highest life expectancy at birth with 74.9 years (male) and 80.2 years (female) respectively.
At the age of 65, a man and a women are expected to live for another 15.0 and 17.1 years respectively
Malaysia is ranked fifth among the ASEAN countries of life expectancy at birth of 74.4 years.
Source:Abridged Life Tables, Malaysia, 2016-2018
Lawatan Rasmi dan Kerjasama Strategik, CJ BIO Kemaman, Terengganu