Animal Age

How old does a Himalayan goral get? (age expectancy)

What is the maximal age a Himalayan goral reaches?

An adult Himalayan goral (Naemorhedus goral) usually gets as old as 17.58 years.

Himalayan gorals are around 212 days in the womb of their mother. When born, they weight 2 kg (4.41 lbs) and measure 5.3 cm (0′ 3″). As a member of the Bovidae family (genus: Naemorhedus), their offspring is 1 babies per pregnancy. Fully grown, they reach a bodylength of 1.06 meter (3′ 6″).

As a reference: Usually, humans get as old as 100 years, with the average being around 75 years. After being carried in the belly of their mother for 280 days (40 weeks), they grow to an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) and weight in at 62 kg (137 lbs), which is obviously highly individual.

A Himalayan goral gets as old as 17.58 years

The Himalayan goral (Naemorhedus goral) is a bovid species found across the Himalayas. It is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List because the population is thought to be declining significantly due to habitat loss hunting for meat.

Animals of the same family as a Himalayan goral

Not really brothers and sisters, but from the same biological family (Bovidae):

Animals that reach the same age as Himalayan goral

With an average age of 17.58 years, Himalayan goral are in good companionship of the following animals:

Animals with the same number of babies Himalayan goral

The same number of babies at once (1) are born by:

Weighting as much as Himalayan goral

A fully grown Himalayan goral reaches around 28.75 kg (63.38 lbs). So do these animals:

Animals as big as a Himalayan goral

Those animals grow as big as a Himalayan goral: