×

Health > Health spending per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Luxembourg 7,439.28 2007
2 Norway 7,353.87 2007
3 Monaco 7,338.44 2007
4 United States 7,284.7 2007
5 Switzerland 6,107.77 2007
6 Iceland 5,971.19 2007
7 Denmark 5,550.75 2007
8 France 4,627.27 2007
9 Ireland 4,556.32 2007
10 Austria 4,522.77 2007
11 Sweden 4,494.61 2007
12 Canada 4,409.12 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 4,326.3 2007
13 Netherlands 4,242.88 2007
14 Germany 4,209.18 2007
15 Belgium 4,056.07 2007
16 Australia 3,985.93 2007
17 San Marino 3,877.53 2007
18 United Kingdom 3,867.42 2007
19 Finland 3,808.96 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 3,692.61 2007
20 European Union 3,176.29 2007
21 Italy 3,135.63 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 3,098.45 2007
22 Andorra 2,947.59 2007
23 New Zealand 2,790.3 2007
24 Japan 2,750.8 2007
25 Spain 2,711.68 2007
NATO countries average (profile) 2,702.16 2007
European Union average (profile) 2,679.96 2007
26 Greece 2,679.39 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) 2,578.76 2007
Europe average (profile) 2,530.35 2007
27 Qatar 2,402.91 2007
Cold countries average (profile) 2,316.03 2007
28 Portugal 2,108.28 2007
29 Israel 1,892.79 2007
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 1,854.43 2007
30 Slovenia 1,835.87 2007
31 Cyprus 1,778.39 2007
32 The Bahamas 1,535.03 2007
Christian countries average (profile) 1,387.52 2007
33 Malta 1,362.36 2007
34 United Arab Emirates 1,252.5 2007
Catholic countries average (profile) 1,244.79 2007
35 Singapore 1,148.23 2007
36 Czech Republic 1,140.52 2007
37 Slovakia 1,077.23 2007
38 Hungary 1,018.9 2007
39 Croatia 1,008.65 2007
40 Barbados 931.87 2007
41 Bahrain 902.26 2007
42 Kuwait 900.61 2007
43 Palau 872.79 2007
44 Estonia 836.81 2007
Landlocked countries average (profile) 806.73 2007
45 Trinidad and Tobago 784.86 2007
46 Latvia 783.73 2007
Former British colonies average (profile) 765.25 2007
47 Brunei 752.63 2007
48 Lithuania 716.86 2007
49 Poland 715.76 2007
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 664.2 2007
50 Argentina 662.62 2007
51 Antigua and Barbuda 627.05 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 625.83 2007
52 Saint Kitts and Nevis 622.95 2007
53 Chile 615.29 2007
54 Brazil 605.66 2007
55 Cuba 584.96 2007
56 Uruguay 582.13 2007
Eastern Europe average (profile) 575.64 2007
57 Mexico 564.13 2007
58 Seychelles 564 2007
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 563.16 2007
59 Saudi Arabia 531.5 2007
60 Lebanon 524.53 2007
61 South Africa 497.12 2007
62 Russia 492.62 2007
63 Costa Rica 488.31 2007
64 Venezuela 477.05 2007
65 Turkey 464.57 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) 423.14 2007
66 Grenada 415.71 2007
67 Serbia and Montenegro 407.73 2007
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 405.71 2007
68 Bosnia and Herzegovina 396.53 2007
69 Panama 395.77 2007
70 Bulgaria 384.29 2007
71 Oman 375.29 2007
72 Gabon 372.58 2007
73 Botswana 372.04 2007
74 Marshall Islands 371.02 2007
75 Romania 368.96 2007
76 Saint Lucia 360.64 2007
77 Suriname 360.53 2007
78 Equatorial Guinea 347.47 2007
79 Maldives 342.52 2007
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 321.13 2007
80 Namibia 318.51 2007
81 Dominica 311.59 2007
82 Malaysia 307.24 2007
83 Belarus 301.93 2007
84 Libya 298.88 2007
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 296.07 2007
85 Tuvalu 291.86 2007
Hot countries average (profile) 286.28 2007
86 Colombia 283.95 2007
Muslim countries average (profile) 277.22 2007
87 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 271.82 2007
88 Kazakhstan 252.59 2007
89 Jordan 247.73 2007
90 Mauritius 246.89 2007
91 Albania 244.03 2007
92 Dominican Republic 224.45 2007
93 Jamaica 224.02 2007
94 Tunisia 211.17 2007
95 Ukraine 210.41 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 208.71 2007
96 El Salvador 205.67 2007
97 Ecuador 200.35 2007
98 Kiribati 190.89 2007
99 Georgia 190.53 2007
100 Guatemala 185.57 2007
101 Belize 174.01 2007
102 Algeria 173.04 2007
103 Peru 160.39 2007
104 Fiji 156.73 2007
105 Samoa 152.22 2007
106 Swaziland 151.11 2007
107 Azerbaijan 139.84 2007
108 Turkmenistan 139.01 2007
109 Thailand 136.47 2007
110 Armenia 132.55 2007
111 Cape Verde 132.34 2007
112 Moldova 127.28 2007
113 Morocco 119.85 2007
114 Guyana 115.14 2007
115 Paraguay 113.92 2007
116 China 108.46 2007
117 Tonga 107.75 2007
118 Honduras 107.33 2007
119 Sao Tome and Principe 102.69 2007
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 93.88 2007
120 Nicaragua 92.15 2007
South and Central Asia average (profile) 90.98 2007
121 Angola 85.7 2007
Former French colonies average (profile) 84.79 2007
122 Vanuatu 79.29 2007
123 Zimbabwe 78.57 2007
124 Bhutan 75.25 2007
125 Nigeria 74.25 2007
126 Djibouti 70.82 2007
127 Bolivia 68.54 2007
128 Sri Lanka 68.34 2007
129 Syria 68 2007
130 Mongolia 63.62 2007
131 Philippines 62.6 2007
132 Iraq 61.89 2007
133 Vietnam 58.34 2007
134 East Timor 57.92 2007
135 Zambia 57.1 2007
136 Solomon Islands 54.39 2007
137 Cameroon 54.32 2007
138 Senegal 54.23 2007
139 Ghana 54.14 2007
140 Congo, Republic of the 51.75 2007
141 Lesotho 51.11 2007
142 Kyrgyzstan 46.37 2007
143 Indonesia 41.77 2007
144 Uzbekistan 41.33 2007
145 Cote d'Ivoire 40.66 2007
146 Sudan 40.47 2007
147 India 40.29 2007
South Asia average (profile) 38.2 2007
148 Rwanda 37.25 2007
149 Cambodia 35.81 2007
150 Haiti 35.03 2007
151 Mali 34.3 2007
152 Kenya 33.75 2007
153 Togo 32.94 2007
154 Benin 31.88 2007
155 Chad 31.65 2007
156 Papua New Guinea 31.03 2007
157 Burkina Faso 29.27 2007
158 Tajikistan 29.19 2007
159 Uganda 27.77 2007
160 Laos 26.87 2007
161 Guinea 25.58 2007
162 Comoros 23.48 2007
163 Pakistan 22.52 2007
164 The Gambia 21.89 2007
165 Tanzania 21.71 2007
166 Mauritania 21.65 2007
167 Liberia 21.5 2007
168 Nepal 19.61 2007
169 Mozambique 18.07 2007
170 Burundi 17.35 2007
171 Malawi 16.67 2007
172 Central African Republic 16.47 2007
173 Niger 16.45 2007
174 Madagascar 16.33 2007
175 Guinea-Bissau 15.51 2007
176 Bangladesh 14.72 2007
177 Sierra Leone 13.52 2007
178 Ethiopia 9.18 2007
179 Democratic Republic of the Congo 9.16 2007
180 Eritrea 9.07 2007
181 Burma 7.19 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Health spending per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Health Organisation National Health Account database (www.who.int/nha/en) supplemented by country data. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Health-spending-per-capita

Health > Health spending per capita: Countries Compared Map

NationMaster

Interesting observations about Health > Health spending per capita

  • Australia ranked first for health spending per capita amongst Hot countries in 2007.
  • United States ranked first for health spending per capita amongst Former British colonies in 2007.
  • Luxembourg ranked first for health spending per capita amongst Christian countries in 2007.
  • Qatar ranked first for health spending per capita amongst Muslim countries in 2007.
  • France ranked second for health spending per capita amongst Catholic countries in 2007.
  • Norway ranked second for health spending per capita globally in 2007.
  • Hungary ranked first for health spending per capita amongst Emerging markets in 2007.
  • Argentina ranked first for health spending per capita amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2007.
  • Seychelles ranked first for health spending per capita amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2007.
  • Denmark ranked second for health spending per capita amongst European Union in 2007.
Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats: