World life expectancy rates
Road fatalities and heart disease have caused the UAE to record the lowest life expectancy of comparable countries, according to a US study.
With a life expectancy of 76.3 years, the UAE was ranked last in a table of 15 countries with similar gross domestic product, income per capita and geography.
Life expectancy at birth: 76.3 years
Read more about the reasons for lower life expectancy in the Gulf here