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Health > Private health spending > % 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 Burundi 8.65% 2007
2 United States 8.54% 2007
3 Liberia 7.83% 2007
4 Georgia 6.66% 2007
5 Sao Tome and Principe 5.92% 2007
6 Rwanda 5.47% 2007
7 Guatemala 5.15% 2007
8 Moldova 5.09% 2007
9 South Africa 5.05% 2007
10 Nigeria 4.95% 2007
11 Guinea 4.94% 2007
12 Brazil 4.93% 2007
13 Argentina 4.92% 2007
14 Lebanon 4.88% 2007
15 Zimbabwe 4.81% 2007
16 Uganda 4.63% 2007
17 Togo 4.58% 2007
18 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4.55% 2007
19 Guinea-Bissau 4.52% 2007
20 Namibia 4.42% 2007
21 Switzerland 4.4% 2007
22 Vietnam 4.31% 2007
23 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.25% 2007
24 Cambodia 4.22% 2007
25 Tajikistan 4.14% 2007
26 Albania 4.13% 2007
27 Haiti 4.06% 2007
=28 Suriname 4% 2007
=28 Ghana 4% 2007
30 Malawi 3.99% 2007
31 Greece 3.8% 2007
32 Serbia and Montenegro 3.79% 2007
33 Nicaragua 3.73% 2007
34 Cameroon 3.63% 2007
35 Cyprus 3.57% 2007
=36 Ecuador 3.56% 2007
=36 The Bahamas 3.56% 2007
38 Israel 3.53% 2007
39 Jordan 3.51% 2007
40 Grenada 3.45% 2007
41 Dominican Republic 3.44% 2007
42 Maldives 3.38% 2007
43 Morocco 3.3% 2007
44 Paraguay 3.29% 2007
45 Laos 3.24% 2007
46 Mexico 3.2% 2007
47 Cote d'Ivoire 3.17% 2007
48 Bulgaria 3.15% 2007
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 3.08% 2007
49 Venezuela 3.08% 2007
50 Kiribati 3.06% 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3.06% 2007
51 Nepal 3.05% 2007
52 Canada 3.04% 2007
=53 Sierra Leone 3.03% 2007
=53 India 3.03% 2007
55 Kyrgyzstan 3% 2007
56 Tunisia 2.95% 2007
57 Portugal 2.94% 2007
58 Ukraine 2.93% 2007
59 Saint Lucia 2.9% 2007
60 Australia 2.88% 2007
61 The Gambia 2.86% 2007
Former French colonies average (profile) 2.82% 2007
62 Mali 2.78% 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 2.77% 2007
Christian countries average (profile) 2.76% 2007
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 2.74% 2007
63 Kenya 2.74% 2007
Landlocked countries average (profile) 2.74% 2007
Eastern Europe average (profile) 2.74% 2007
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 2.74% 2007
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 2.72% 2007
64 Uzbekistan 2.69% 2007
=65 Burkina Faso 2.67% 2007
=65 Central African Republic 2.67% 2007
=65 Azerbaijan 2.67% 2007
68 Zambia 2.61% 2007
69 Latvia 2.6% 2007
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 2.6% 2007
70 Lesotho 2.59% 2007
71 Chile 2.58% 2007
72 Slovakia 2.57% 2007
Former British colonies average (profile) 2.55% 2007
73 El Salvador 2.54% 2007
=74 Philippines 2.52% 2007
=74 Senegal 2.52% 2007
=74 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2.52% 2007
77 Barbados 2.51% 2007
78 Niger 2.5% 2007
Catholic countries average (profile) 2.49% 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) 2.43% 2007
=79 Malaysia 2.43% 2007
=79 Belgium 2.43% 2007
South and Central Asia average (profile) 2.42% 2007
81 Germany 2.41% 2007
Cold countries average (profile) 2.41% 2007
=82 Spain 2.39% 2007
=82 Austria 2.39% 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.39% 2007
Hot countries average (profile) 2.37% 2007
=84 Dominica 2.36% 2007
=84 Panama 2.36% 2007
=84 China 2.36% 2007
=87 Palau 2.33% 2007
=87 Jamaica 2.33% 2007
=87 Armenia 2.33% 2007
Europe average (profile) 2.32% 2007
90 France 2.31% 2007
91 Benin 2.29% 2007
92 Andorra 2.28% 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) 2.27% 2007
=93 Swaziland 2.25% 2007
=93 Bangladesh 2.25% 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 2.25% 2007
95 Sudan 2.24% 2007
96 Slovenia 2.23% 2007
97 Sri Lanka 2.21% 2007
Muslim countries average (profile) 2.19% 2007
98 Costa Rica 2.19% 2007
99 Hungary 2.18% 2007
=100 Mauritius 2.13% 2007
=100 Honduras 2.13% 2007
=102 Trinidad and Tobago 2.11% 2007
=102 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2.11% 2007
104 Chad 2.1% 2007
=105 East Timor 2.09% 2007
=105 European Union 2.09% 2007
=107 Finland 2.08% 2007
=107 Uruguay 2.08% 2007
=107 Singapore 2.08% 2007
NATO countries average (profile) 2.07% 2007
110 Italy 2.05% 2007
European Union average (profile) 2.03% 2007
South Asia average (profile) 2% 2007
111 Syria 1.94% 2007
112 Russia 1.93% 2007
=113 Pakistan 1.9% 2007
=113 New Zealand 1.9% 2007
115 Poland 1.87% 2007
116 Tanzania 1.82% 2007
117 Eritrea 1.8% 2007
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 1.79% 2007
118 Peru 1.77% 2007
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 1.74% 2007
=119 Malta 1.7% 2007
=119 Burma 1.7% 2007
121 Djibouti 1.69% 2007
122 Lithuania 1.68% 2007
123 Sweden 1.66% 2007
=124 Gabon 1.63% 2007
=124 Belarus 1.63% 2007
=124 Iceland 1.63% 2007
127 Netherlands 1.61% 2007
128 Ethiopia 1.59% 2007
=129 Turkey 1.54% 2007
=129 United Kingdom 1.54% 2007
=131 Bolivia 1.53% 2007
=131 Seychelles 1.53% 2007
133 Denmark 1.51% 2007
134 Japan 1.5% 2007
135 Ireland 1.46% 2007
136 Botswana 1.45% 2007
137 Antigua and Barbuda 1.43% 2007
138 Norway 1.42% 2007
=139 Madagascar 1.4% 2007
=139 Belize 1.4% 2007
=139 Comoros 1.4% 2007
142 Mozambique 1.39% 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 1.37% 2007
143 Tonga 1.31% 2007
144 Turkmenistan 1.27% 2007
=145 Estonia 1.26% 2007
=145 Kazakhstan 1.26% 2007
147 Fiji 1.2% 2007
148 Cape Verde 1.16% 2007
149 Bahrain 1.14% 2007
150 San Marino 1.03% 2007
=151 Monaco 1.01% 2007
=151 Guyana 1.01% 2007
=153 Thailand 1% 2007
=153 Czech Republic 1% 2007
=155 Indonesia 0.99% 2007
=155 Croatia 0.99% 2007
157 Colombia 0.96% 2007
158 Qatar 0.94% 2007
159 Romania 0.92% 2007
160 Vanuatu 0.84% 2007
161 Mauritania 0.83% 2007
162 United Arab Emirates 0.81% 2007
=163 Algeria 0.8% 2007
=163 Bhutan 0.8% 2007
=165 Samoa 0.78% 2007
=165 Mongolia 0.78% 2007
167 Libya 0.75% 2007
168 Congo, Republic of the 0.71% 2007
169 Saudi Arabia 0.7% 2007
170 Luxembourg 0.65% 2007
171 Iraq 0.63% 2007
172 Papua New Guinea 0.59% 2007
173 Oman 0.52% 2007
=174 Angola 0.5% 2007
=174 Kuwait 0.5% 2007
176 Cuba 0.47% 2007
177 Brunei 0.44% 2007
178 Equatorial Guinea 0.41% 2007
179 Marshall Islands 0.38% 2007
180 Solomon Islands 0.35% 2007
181 Tuvalu 0.02% 2007

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"Countries Compared by Health > Private health spending > % of GDP. 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/Private-health-spending/%-of-GDP

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