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Cold countries Compared by Health > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health

DEFINITION: Out of pocket expenditure is any direct outlay by households, including gratuities and in-kind payments, to health practitioners and suppliers of pharmaceuticals, therapeutic appliances, and other goods and services whose primary intent is to contribute to the restoration or enhancement of the health status of individuals or population groups. It is a part of private health expenditure.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Iceland 100% 2004
=1 Bhutan 100% 2004
=1 Bosnia and Herzegovina 100% 2004
=1 Kazakhstan 100% 2004
=1 North Korea 100% 2004
6 Latvia 98.3% 2004
7 Tajikistan 97.3% 2004
8 Lithuania 96.8% 2004
9 Czech Republic 95.5% 2004
10 Norway 95.2% 2004
11 Kyrgyzstan 94.3% 2004
12 Romania 93.4% 2004
13 Mongolia 92.3% 2004
14 Sweden 92% 2004
15 United Kingdom 91.8% 2004
16 Ukraine 90.5% 2004
17 Poland 89.6% 2004
18 Armenia 89.2% 2004
19 Estonia 88.8% 2004
20 Nepal 88.1% 2004
21 Hungary 88% 2004
22 Georgia 87.2% 2004
23 China 86.5% 2004
24 Belgium 83.5% 2004
25 Denmark 81.3% 2004
26 Finland 80.8% 2004
=27 Russia 76.7% 2004
=27 Switzerland 76.7% 2004
29 Slovakia 73.1% 2004
30 Belarus 72.7% 2004
31 Andorra 70.7% 2004
32 Luxembourg 69.9% 2004
33 Austria 67.92% 2004
34 Ireland 65.9% 2004
35 Germany 57.5% 2004
36 Canada 49.4% 2004
37 Chile 45.9% 2004
38 Slovenia 39.5% 2004
39 United States 23.8% 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Cold-countries/Health/Out--of--pocket-health-expenditure/%-of-private-expenditure-on-health

Cold countries Compared by Health > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health

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