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East Asia and Pacific 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 Kiribati 100% 2004
=1 Palau 100% 2004
=1 Fiji 100% 2004
=1 Brunei 100% 2004
=1 Marshall Islands 100% 2004
=1 North Korea 100% 2004
7 Burma 99.4% 2004
8 Singapore 96.9% 2004
9 Japan 93.4% 2004
10 Mongolia 92.3% 2004
11 Laos 90.3% 2004
12 Vietnam 88% 2004
13 China 86.5% 2004
14 Cambodia 85.4% 2004
15 Tonga 84.9% 2004
16 Samoa 78% 2004
17 Philippines 77.9% 2004
18 New Zealand 76.1% 2004
19 South Korea 76% 2004
=20 Thailand 74.7% 2004
=20 Indonesia 74.7% 2004
22 Malaysia 74.1% 2004
23 Australia 61.6% 2004
24 Vanuatu 57.5% 2004
25 Solomon Islands 55.9% 2004
26 Papua New Guinea 46.4% 2004
27 Federated States of Micronesia 40% 2004
28 East Timor 25.6% 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/East-Asia-and-Pacific/Health/Out--of--pocket-health-expenditure/%-of-private-expenditure-on-health

East Asia and Pacific Compared by Health > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health

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