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Health > Expenditure > Private > % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Private health expenditure includes direct household (out-of-pocket) spending, private insurance, charitable donations, and direct service payments by private corporations.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 8.52% 2004
2 Lebanon 8.42% 2004
3 Argentina 5.25% 2004
4 South Africa 5.13% 2004
=5 Paraguay 5.11% 2004
=5 Uganda 5.11% 2004
7 Jordan 5.06% 2004
8 Cambodia 4.97% 2004
9 The Gambia 4.96% 2004
10 Switzerland 4.77% 2004
11 Haiti 4.67% 2004
12 Uruguay 4.63% 2004
13 Guinea 4.6% 2004
14 El Salvador 4.39% 2004
15 Togo 4.36% 2004
16 Nicaragua 4.34% 2004
17 Suriname 4.21% 2004
18 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.2% 2004
19 India 4.14% 2004
20 Nepal 4.13% 2004
21 Dominican Republic 4.1% 2004
=22 Zimbabwe 4.04% 2004
=22 Brazil 4.04% 2004
24 Vietnam 4.01% 2004
25 Armenia 3.99% 2004
26 Ghana 3.87% 2004
27 Georgia 3.85% 2004
28 Albania 3.75% 2004
29 Cameroon 3.74% 2004
30 Greece 3.73% 2004
31 Egypt 3.72% 2004
32 Afghanistan 3.66% 2004
33 Senegal 3.52% 2004
34 Guinea-Bissau 3.49% 2004
35 Mexico 3.48% 2004
36 Netherlands 3.46% 2004
=37 Tajikistan 3.45% 2004
=37 Iran 3.45% 2004
=39 The Bahamas 3.39% 2004
=39 Bulgaria 3.39% 2004
41 Guatemala 3.36% 2004
=42 Morocco 3.35% 2004
=42 Mali 3.35% 2004
44 Kyrgyzstan 3.31% 2004
=45 Malawi 3.26% 2004
=45 Ecuador 3.26% 2004
47 Honduras 3.25% 2004
48 Rwanda 3.24% 2004
=49 Cyprus 3.23% 2004
=49 Chile 3.23% 2004
=51 Nigeria 3.2% 2004
=51 Moldova 3.2% 2004
53 Australia 3.12% 2004
54 Laos 3.1% 2004
failed states average (profile) 3.1% 2004
55 Yemen 3.09% 2004
56 Latvia 3.08% 2004
Former French colonies average (profile) 3.06% 2004
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 3.02% 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 2.99% 2004
57 Canada 2.96% 2004
58 China 2.91% 2004
59 Cote d'Ivoire 2.9% 2004
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 2.89% 2004
60 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.88% 2004
61 Zambia 2.85% 2004
62 Serbia and Montenegro 2.82% 2004
63 Ukraine 2.81% 2004
=64 Belgium 2.8% 2004
=64 Tunisia 2.8% 2003
66 Portugal 2.78% 2004
67 Burkina Faso 2.76% 2004
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 2.75% 2004
68 Eritrea 2.74% 2004
69 Venezuela 2.73% 2004
=70 South Korea 2.72% 2004
=70 Uzbekistan 2.72% 2004
Landlocked countries average (profile) 2.7% 2004
72 Azerbaijan 2.7% 2004
South Asia average (profile) 2.69% 2004
73 Bolivia 2.67% 2004
=74 Sudan 2.65% 2004
=74 Chad 2.65% 2004
Religious countries average (profile) 2.64% 2004
76 Israel 2.61% 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 2.61% 2004
South and Central Asia average (profile) 2.6% 2004
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 2.59% 2004
Christian countries average (profile) 2.59% 2004
=77 Central African Republic 2.59% 2004
=77 Barbados 2.59% 2004
Eastern Europe average (profile) 2.59% 2004
79 Ethiopia 2.57% 2004
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 2.56% 2004
80 Panama 2.55% 2004
81 Austria 2.51% 2004
Former British colonies average (profile) 2.5% 2004
Non-religious countries average (profile) 2.48% 2004
82 Syria 2.47% 2004
83 Germany 2.45% 2004
Cold countries average (profile) 2.45% 2004
84 Singapore 2.44% 2004
Muslim countries average (profile) 2.42% 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.42% 2004
85 Monaco 2.41% 2004
86 Benin 2.39% 2004
87 Jamaica 2.38% 2004
88 Botswana 2.37% 2004
Europe average (profile) 2.37% 2004
=89 East Timor 2.36% 2004
=89 Belize 2.36% 2004
=89 Spain 2.36% 2004
=89 Burundi 2.36% 2004
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 2.35% 2004
93 Kenya 2.35% 2004
Eurozone average (profile) 2.35% 2004
Hot countries average (profile) 2.35% 2004
Catholic countries average (profile) 2.34% 2004
94 Sri Lanka 2.34% 2004
95 Russia 2.32% 2004
96 Swaziland 2.28% 2004
97 France 2.27% 2004
98 Tanzania 2.26% 2004
=99 Hungary 2.24% 2004
=99 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2.24% 2004
101 Bangladesh 2.23% 2004
102 Malta 2.2% 2004
103 Andorra 2.19% 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 2.19% 2004
104 Peru 2.18% 2004
105 Italy 2.17% 2004
=106 Turkey 2.14% 2004
=106 Trinidad and Tobago 2.14% 2004
European Union average (profile) 2.12% 2004
108 Slovenia 2.12% 2004
109 Namibia 2.11% 2004
110 Philippines 2.05% 2004
111 Liberia 2.02% 2004
=112 Mongolia 2% 2004
=112 Niger 2% 2004
=114 Mauritius 1.95% 2004
=114 Poland 1.95% 2004
116 Djibouti 1.94% 2004
117 Burma 1.92% 2004
118 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.91% 2004
119 New Zealand 1.9% 2004
120 Slovakia 1.89% 2004
121 Grenada 1.88% 2004
122 Indonesia 1.84% 2004
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 1.79% 2004
123 Pakistan 1.77% 2004
124 Saint Lucia 1.75% 2004
=125 Fiji 1.73% 2004
=125 Romania 1.73% 2004
=127 Dominica 1.69% 2004
=127 Finland 1.69% 2004
129 Bhutan 1.65% 2004
130 Iceland 1.64% 2004
131 Lithuania 1.62% 2004
132 Norway 1.6% 2004
133 Sao Tome and Principe 1.59% 2004
134 Malaysia 1.57% 2004
135 Belarus 1.56% 2004
136 San Marino 1.55% 2004
137 Kazakhstan 1.53% 2004
=138 Costa Rica 1.52% 2004
=138 Denmark 1.52% 2004
140 Seychelles 1.51% 2004
141 Turkmenistan 1.49% 2004
=142 Ireland 1.48% 2004
=142 Japan 1.48% 2004
144 Croatia 1.46% 2004
145 Somalia 1.44% 2001
146 Maldives 1.43% 2004
OPEC countries average (profile) 1.43% 2004
147 Antigua and Barbuda 1.41% 2004
148 Gabon 1.4% 2004
149 Sweden 1.37% 2004
150 Sierra Leone 1.35% 2004
151 Bahrain 1.31% 2004
152 Tonga 1.29% 2004
=153 Congo, Republic of the 1.27% 2004
=153 Estonia 1.27% 2004
=155 Cape Verde 1.26% 2004
=155 Mozambique 1.26% 2004
157 Thailand 1.24% 2004
=158 Madagascar 1.23% 2004
=158 Samoa 1.23% 2004
160 Comoros 1.21% 2004
161 Iraq 1.14% 2004
162 United Kingdom 1.11% 2004
=163 Colombia 1.09% 2004
=163 Federated States of Micronesia 1.09% 2004
165 Lesotho 1.03% 2004
166 Algeria 0.99% 2004
167 Kiribati 0.96% 2004
=168 Vanuatu 0.95% 2004
=168 Libya 0.95% 2004
170 Mauritania 0.89% 2004
=171 United Arab Emirates 0.87% 2004
=171 Guyana 0.87% 2004
173 Palau 0.85% 2004
174 Saudi Arabia 0.81% 2004
175 Czech Republic 0.79% 2004
=176 Luxembourg 0.77% 2004
=176 Cuba 0.77% 2004
178 Brunei 0.65% 2004
179 Kuwait 0.63% 2004
180 Papua New Guinea 0.57% 2004
=181 Qatar 0.56% 2004
=181 Oman 0.56% 2004
183 North Korea 0.5% 2004
184 Marshall Islands 0.46% 2004
185 Angola 0.39% 2004
186 Equatorial Guinea 0.37% 2004
187 Solomon Islands 0.32% 2004

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