How Long Do Parrots And Other Birds Live?

By Sharon Dawson March 19, 2024, 3:58 PM

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1. Budgerigar

Budgies typically live for 5 to 10 years, although some can live into their teens with proper care.

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2. Cockatiel

Cockatiels have an average lifespan of 15 to 20 years, but some can live into their 30s with good care.

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3. Lovebird

Lovebirds have a lifespan of around 10 to 15 years, but some have been known to live into their 20s.

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4. Parrotlet

Parrotlets can live for 15 to 20 years, with some living into their 30s in captivity.

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5. African Grey Parrot

African Grey Parrots are known for their longevity, with an average lifespan of 40 to 60 years, although some have been known to live even longer.

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6. Amazon Parrot

Amazon Parrots can live for 25 to 50 years or more, depending on the species and care they receive.

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7. Macaw

Macaws are among the longest-lived parrots, with lifespans of 30 to 50 years or more, depending on the species.

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8. Cockatoo

Cockatoos have a lifespan of 40 to 60 years, although some species, such as the Sulphur-crested Cockatoo, can live even longer.

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