Special Report

Countries Where People Live the Longest

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20. New Zealand
> Life expectancy at birth: 81.6 years
> Smoking rate (15+): 16.0%
> Health expenditure per capita: $3,530
> Population: 4,793,900
> GDP per capita: $36,086

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19. Finland
> Life expectancy at birth: 81.8 years
> Smoking rate (15+): 20.4%
> Health expenditure per capita: $3,996
> Population: 5,511,303
> GDP per capita: $40,586

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18. Malta
> Life expectancy at birth: 81.8 years
> Smoking rate (15+): 25.5%
> Health expenditure per capita: $3,471
> Population: 465,292
> GDP per capita: $36,505

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17. Korea, Rep.
> Life expectancy at birth: 82.0 years
> Smoking rate (15+): 23.3%
> Health expenditure per capita: $2,556
> Population: 51,466,201
> GDP per capita: $35,938

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16. Sweden
> Life expectancy at birth: 82.2 years
> Smoking rate (15+): 18.8%
> Health expenditure per capita: $5,299
> Population: 10,067,744
> GDP per capita: $46,949