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

DEFINITION: Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditure. It covers the provision of health services (preventive and curative), family planning activities, nutrition activities, and emergency aid designated for health but does not include provision of water and sanitation.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 15.4% 2004
2 Marshall Islands 15.2% 2004
3 Kiribati 13.7% 2004
4 Malawi 12.9% 2004
5 Lebanon 11.6% 2004
=6 Sao Tome and Principe 11.5% 2004
=6 Switzerland 11.5% 2004
8 East Timor 11.2% 2004
9 Germany 10.6% 2004
10 France 10.5% 2004
11 Austria 10.28% 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 10.13% 2004
12 Serbia and Montenegro 10.1% 2004
=13 Monaco 9.9% 2004
=13 Iceland 9.9% 2004
=15 Canada 9.8% 2004
=15 Portugal 9.8% 2004
=15 Jordan 9.8% 2004
=18 Norway 9.7% 2004
=18 Palau 9.7% 2004
=18 Belgium 9.7% 2004
=21 Australia 9.6% 2004
=21 Argentina 9.6% 2004
=23 Netherlands 9.2% 2004
=23 Malta 9.2% 2004
25 Sweden 9.1% 2004
26 Brazil 8.8% 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 8.72% 2004
=27 Italy 8.7% 2004
=27 Israel 8.7% 2004
=27 Slovenia 8.7% 2004
=30 Denmark 8.6% 2004
=30 South Africa 8.6% 2004
32 New Zealand 8.4% 2004
Eurozone average (profile) 8.37% 2004
33 Bosnia and Herzegovina 8.3% 2004
=34 Uruguay 8.2% 2004
=34 Nicaragua 8.2% 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 8.15% 2004
=36 United Kingdom 8.1% 2004
=36 Spain 8.1% 2004
European Union average (profile) 8.04% 2004
=38 Luxembourg 8% 2004
=38 Bulgaria 8% 2004
=38 Croatia 8% 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 7.92% 2004
=41 El Salvador 7.9% 2004
=41 Hungary 7.9% 2004
=41 Greece 7.9% 2004
Europe average (profile) 7.81% 2004
=44 Colombia 7.8% 2004
=44 Suriname 7.8% 2004
=44 Japan 7.8% 2004
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 7.76% 2004
47 Turkey 7.72% 2004
=48 Panama 7.7% 2004
=48 Maldives 7.7% 2004
=48 Paraguay 7.7% 2004
=51 Federated States of Micronesia 7.6% 2004
=51 Uganda 7.6% 2004
=51 Haiti 7.6% 2004
=54 Rwanda 7.5% 2004
=54 Zimbabwe 7.5% 2004
=56 Finland 7.4% 2004
=56 Moldova 7.4% 2004
=56 San Marino 7.4% 2004
Cold countries average (profile) 7.33% 2004
59 Czech Republic 7.3% 2004
=60 Slovakia 7.2% 2004
=60 Ireland 7.2% 2004
=60 Honduras 7.2% 2004
=63 Barbados 7.1% 2004
=63 Andorra 7.1% 2004
=63 Latvia 7.1% 2004
Christian countries average (profile) 7.07% 2004
66 Grenada 6.9% 2004
Catholic countries average (profile) 6.86% 2004
=67 The Gambia 6.8% 2004
=67 Bolivia 6.8% 2004
=67 The Bahamas 6.8% 2004
=67 Namibia 6.8% 2004
=71 Cambodia 6.7% 2004
=71 Ghana 6.7% 2004
=71 Albania 6.7% 2004
Eastern Europe average (profile) 6.68% 2004
=74 Costa Rica 6.6% 2004
=74 Mali 6.6% 2004
=74 Iran 6.6% 2004
=77 Mexico 6.5% 2004
=77 Lithuania 6.5% 2004
=77 Lesotho 6.5% 2004
=77 Ukraine 6.5% 2004
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 6.48% 2004
81 Botswana 6.4% 2004
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 6.38% 2004
Landlocked countries average (profile) 6.33% 2004
=82 Swaziland 6.3% 2004
=82 Cuba 6.3% 2004
=82 Tonga 6.3% 2004
=82 Djibouti 6.3% 2004
=82 Zambia 6.3% 2004
=87 Belarus 6.2% 2004
=87 Poland 6.2% 2004
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 6.12% 2004
=89 Burkina Faso 6.1% 2004
=89 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6.1% 2004
=89 Chile 6.1% 2004
=89 Seychelles 6.1% 2004
=93 Dominican Republic 6% 2004
=93 Mongolia 6% 2004
=93 Russia 6% 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 5.92% 2004
=96 Dominica 5.9% 2004
=96 Senegal 5.9% 2004
=96 Solomon Islands 5.9% 2004
=96 Egypt 5.9% 2004
100 Cyprus 5.8% 2004
Former British colonies average (profile) 5.79% 2004
101 Guatemala 5.7% 2004
=102 Liberia 5.6% 2004
=102 South Korea 5.6% 2004
=102 Nepal 5.6% 2004
=102 Kyrgyzstan 5.6% 2004
=102 Tunisia 5.6% 2003
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 5.53% 2004
=107 Ecuador 5.5% 2004
=107 Togo 5.5% 2004
=107 Vietnam 5.5% 2004
Hot countries average (profile) 5.43% 2004
110 Armenia 5.4% 2004
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 5.38% 2004
=111 Ethiopia 5.3% 2004
=111 Guinea 5.3% 2004
=111 Georgia 5.3% 2004
=111 Estonia 5.3% 2004
=111 Samoa 5.3% 2004
=111 Iraq 5.3% 2004
=111 Guyana 5.3% 2004
Religious countries average (profile) 5.22% 2004
Former French colonies average (profile) 5.22% 2004
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 5.21% 2004
=118 Cameroon 5.2% 2004
=118 Cape Verde 5.2% 2004
=118 Jamaica 5.2% 2004
=118 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5.2% 2004
=122 Belize 5.1% 2004
=122 Morocco 5.1% 2004
=122 Uzbekistan 5.1% 2004
=122 Romania 5.1% 2004
=126 Yemen 5% 2004
=126 India 5% 2004
=126 Saint Lucia 5% 2004
129 Benin 4.9% 2004
Muslim countries average (profile) 4.81% 2004
=130 Turkmenistan 4.8% 2004
=130 Guinea-Bissau 4.8% 2004
=130 Antigua and Barbuda 4.8% 2004
failed states average (profile) 4.78% 2004
=133 Venezuela 4.7% 2004
=133 Syria 4.7% 2004
=133 China 4.7% 2004
South and Central Asia average (profile) 4.66% 2004
=136 Nigeria 4.6% 2004
=136 Fiji 4.6% 2004
=136 Bhutan 4.6% 2004
=139 Gabon 4.5% 2004
=139 Eritrea 4.5% 2004
=141 Tajikistan 4.4% 2004
=141 Afghanistan 4.4% 2004
=143 Mauritius 4.3% 2004
=143 Sri Lanka 4.3% 2004
=145 Chad 4.2% 2004
=145 Niger 4.2% 2004
=147 Vanuatu 4.1% 2004
=147 Central African Republic 4.1% 2004
=147 Sudan 4.1% 2004
=147 Kenya 4.1% 2004
=147 Peru 4.1% 2004
=152 Tanzania 4% 2004
=152 Bahrain 4% 2004
=152 Mozambique 4% 2004
=152 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4% 2004
156 Laos 3.9% 2004
South Asia average (profile) 3.86% 2004
OPEC countries average (profile) 3.81% 2004
=157 Libya 3.8% 2004
=157 Malaysia 3.8% 2004
=157 Cote d'Ivoire 3.8% 2004
=157 Kazakhstan 3.8% 2004
161 Singapore 3.7% 2004
=162 Papua New Guinea 3.6% 2004
=162 Azerbaijan 3.6% 2004
=162 Algeria 3.6% 2004
=165 Thailand 3.5% 2004
=165 Trinidad and Tobago 3.5% 2004
=165 North Korea 3.5% 2004
168 Philippines 3.4% 2004
=169 Sierra Leone 3.3% 2004
=169 Saudi Arabia 3.3% 2004
=171 Brunei 3.2% 2004
=171 Burundi 3.2% 2004
173 Bangladesh 3.1% 2004
=174 Madagascar 3% 2004
=174 Oman 3% 2004
=176 Mauritania 2.9% 2004
=176 United Arab Emirates 2.9% 2004
=178 Indonesia 2.8% 2004
=178 Kuwait 2.8% 2004
=178 Comoros 2.8% 2004
181 Somalia 2.6% 2001
182 Congo, Republic of the 2.5% 2004
183 Qatar 2.4% 2004
=184 Pakistan 2.2% 2004
=184 Burma 2.2% 2004
186 Angola 1.9% 2004
187 Equatorial Guinea 1.6% 2004

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