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Average life expectancy: 74.42 years

El Salvador's HPI score  of 58.9, which ranks it No. 5 of all the countries analyzed, reflects a relatively high life expectancy, high levels of experienced well-being, and a moderate ecological footprint. These days the country is mostly associated with expressions are “murder capital of the world,” (these are the safest countries for tourists) but locals stay positive, content and friendly.