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Health > Health expenditure per capita > Current US$: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Health expenditure per capita (current US$). Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditures as a ratio of total population. 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. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Switzerland $9,120.81 2011
2 Norway $8,987.26 2011
3 Luxembourg $8,797.64 2011
4 United States $8,607.88 2011
5 Monaco $7,151.52 2011
6 Denmark $6,647.72 2011
7 Netherlands $5,994.99 2011
8 Australia $5,938.65 2011
9 Canada $5,629.73 2011
10 Sweden $5,330.77 2011
11 Austria $5,280.40 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $5,184.81 2011
12 Belgium $4,962.48 2011
13 France $4,952.00 2011
14 Germany $4,874.99 2011
15 Ireland $4,542.40 2011
16 Finland $4,325.46 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) $4,305.08 2011
17 Iceland $3,985.88 2011
18 Japan $3,958.47 2010
Eurozone average (profile) $3,710.04 2011
19 New Zealand $3,665.63 2011
20 United Kingdom $3,608.65 2011
21 San Marino $3,600.18 2011
22 European Union $3,530.23 2011
23 Italy $3,435.63 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) $3,278.13 2011
European Union average (profile) $3,154.93 2011
NATO countries average (profile) $3,079.06 2011
24 Andorra $3,058.98 2011
25 Spain $3,026.65 2011
26 Greece $2,864.20 2011
Europe average (profile) $2,751.69 2011
Cold countries average (profile) $2,643.57 2011
27 Israel $2,426.14 2011
28 Portugal $2,310.62 2011
29 Singapore $2,286.38 2011
30 Slovenia $2,218.50 2011
31 Cyprus $2,123.19 2011
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) $2,039.17 2011
32 Qatar $1,775.98 2011
33 The Bahamas $1,722.99 2011
34 Malta $1,706.47 2010
35 United Arab Emirates $1,639.87 2011
36 South Korea $1,616.32 2011
Christian countries average (profile) $1,565.15 2011
37 Slovakia $1,533.83 2011
38 Czech Republic $1,506.91 2011
39 Kuwait $1,500.49 2011
Catholic countries average (profile) $1,452.57 2011
40 Equatorial Guinea $1,236.15 2011
41 Croatia $1,137.94 2011
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) $1,121.68 2011
42 Brazil $1,120.56 2011
43 Uruguay $1,104.93 2011
44 Hungary $1,084.80 2011
45 Chile $1,074.52 2011
46 Barbados $1,030.72 2011
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) $1,006.99 2011
47 Brunei $993.42 2011
48 Estonia $986.86 2011
Landlocked countries average (profile) $964.27 2011
49 Trinidad and Tobago $955.96 2011
Former British colonies average (profile) $953.61 2011
50 Costa Rica $942.87 2011
51 Palau $929.52 2011
52 Poland $898.98 2011
53 Argentina $891.80 2011
54 Lithuania $875.38 2011
55 Latvia $840.88 2011
56 Russia $806.70 2011
57 Saudi Arabia $757.72 2011
58 Antigua and Barbuda $747.99 2011
59 Bahrain $739.71 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) $729.59 2011
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) $724.24 2011
OPEC countries average (profile) $708.69 2011
60 Panama $702.60 2011
61 Turkey $696.23 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) $696.18 2011
62 South Africa $689.27 2011
63 Montenegro $663.71 2011
64 Tuvalu $629.19 2011
65 Serbia $622.05 2011
66 Lebanon $622.03 2011
67 Mexico $619.62 2011
68 Cuba $606.08 2011
69 Oman $598.16 2011
70 Saint Kitts and Nevis $591.77 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) $570.08 2011
71 Venezuela $555.09 2011
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) $552.35 2011
72 Maldives $544.74 2011
73 Marshall Islands $524.23 2011
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) $521.56 2011
74 Bulgaria $521.53 2011
75 Mauritius $510.00 2011
76 Saint Lucia $503.42 2011
77 Romania $499.72 2011
78 Bosnia and Herzegovina $492.61 2011
79 Grenada $478.70 2011
80 Suriname $459.00 2011
81 Kazakhstan $454.95 2011
82 Seychelles $438.56 2011
83 Colombia $431.95 2011
84 Botswana $431.91 2011
85 Dominica $417.98 2011
86 Libya $397.88 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) $395.20 2011
Hot countries average (profile) $393.28 2011
87 Jordan $392.12 2011
88 Federated States of Micronesia $382.62 2011
89 Gabon $358.30 2011
90 Azerbaijan $356.92 2011
91 Paraguay $351.91 2011
92 Iran $346.31 2011
93 Malaysia $346.01 2011
Muslim countries average (profile) $333.79 2011
94 Republic of Macedonia $333.77 2011
95 Iraq $331.59 2011
96 Ecuador $331.51 2011
97 Georgia $328.26 2011
98 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $310.00 2011
99 Belarus $307.05 2011
Religious countries average (profile) $303.49 2011
100 Dominican Republic $295.69 2011
101 Peru $288.95 2011
102 Namibia $282.88 2011
103 China $278.02 2011
104 Jamaica $270.38 2011
105 Tunisia $266.59 2011
106 Swaziland $264.81 2011
107 Ukraine $263.04 2011
108 Belize $262.17 2011
109 Albania $254.64 2011
110 El Salvador $251.14 2011
111 Samoa $248.31 2011
112 Algeria $224.82 2011
113 Moldova $223.58 2011
114 Tonga $219.20 2011
115 Guatemala $213.94 2011
116 Thailand $201.84 2011
117 Guyana $199.79 2011
118 Honduras $192.86 2011
119 Angola $186.26 2011
120 Morocco $185.89 2011
121 Kiribati $177.02 2011
122 Fiji $167.84 2011
123 Mongolia $160.70 2011
124 Cape Verde $158.00 2011
125 Armenia $141.51 2011
126 Lesotho $141.10 2011
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) $138.13 2011
127 Egypt $136.58 2011
128 Solomon Islands $133.99 2011
129 Vanuatu $133.57 2011
South and Central Asia average (profile) $133.57 2011
130 Turkmenistan $129.07 2011
131 Nicaragua $124.98 2011
132 Bolivia $118.12 2011
133 Sao Tome and Principe $117.44 2011
Former French colonies average (profile) $107.11 2011
134 Djibouti $105.20 2011
135 Sudan $103.53 2011
136 Syria $101.06 2011
137 Sri Lanka $96.55 2011
138 Philippines $96.51 2011
139 Indonesia $94.99 2011
140 Vietnam $94.81 2011
141 Bhutan $93.01 2011
142 Uzbekistan $88.40 2011
143 Yemen $88.35 2011
144 Republic of the Congo $87.38 2011
145 Zambia $87.22 2011
146 Nigeria $79.56 2011
147 Cote d'Ivoire $79.43 2011
148 Papua New Guinea $78.87 2011
149 Ghana $75.02 2011
failed states average (profile) $71.31 2011
150 Kyrgyzstan $71.25 2011
151 Sierra Leone $68.54 2011
152 Cameroon $68.24 2011
153 Senegal $66.97 2011
154 Zimbabwe $65.96 2001
155 Rwanda $62.72 2011
156 India $59.10 2011
157 Mauritania $57.71 2011
158 Haiti $57.66 2011
159 Afghanistan $55.93 2011
160 Liberia $54.90 2011
161 Tajikistan $54.08 2011
South Asia average (profile) $52.86 2011
162 Cambodia $51.21 2011
163 East Timor $46.31 2011
164 Togo $44.88 2011
165 Mali $44.57 2011
166 Comoros $42.55 2011
167 Uganda $42.40 2011
168 Tanzania $37.33 2011
169 Burkina Faso $37.21 2011
170 Guinea-Bissau $37.18 2011
171 Laos $36.74 2011
172 Benin $36.70 2011
173 Kenya $36.25 2011
174 Mozambique $35.22 2011
175 Chad $35.20 2011
176 Nepal $33.00 2011
177 South Sudan $32.47 2011
178 Malawi $30.93 2011
179 Guinea $29.73 2011
180 Pakistan $29.70 2011
181 The Gambia $27.41 2011
182 Bangladesh $26.54 2011
183 Burundi $23.37 2011
184 Burma $22.54 2011
185 Niger $20.11 2011
186 Democratic Republic of the Congo $19.73 2011
187 Madagascar $18.98 2011
188 Central African Republic $18.28 2011
189 Ethiopia $16.61 2011
190 Eritrea $13.90 2011
191 Somalia $3.86 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Health expenditure per capita > Current US$. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Health Organization National Health Account database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database/DataExplorerRegime.aspx for the most recent updates). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Health-expenditure-per-capita/Current-US$

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Interesting observations about Health > Health expenditure per capita > Current US$

  • Australia ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Switzerland ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • United States ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Former British colonies in 2011.
  • Qatar ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • Brazil ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Emerging markets in 2011.
  • Norway ranked second for health expenditure per capita > current US$ globally in 2011.
  • Luxembourg ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Catholic countries in 2011.
  • Israel ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2011.
  • Equatorial Guinea ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2011.
  • Iraq ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Failed states in 2011.
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