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Emerging markets 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 Latvia 98.3% 2004
=2 Bulgaria 98% 2004
=2 Pakistan 98% 2004
4 Lithuania 96.8% 2004
5 Mexico 94.4% 2004
6 India 93.8% 2004
7 Romania 93.4% 2004
8 Ukraine 90.5% 2004
9 Poland 89.6% 2004
10 Estonia 88.8% 2004
11 Venezuela 88.3% 2004
12 Hungary 88% 2004
13 China 86.5% 2004
14 Peru 79.2% 2004
15 Philippines 77.9% 2004
16 Russia 76.7% 2004
=17 Thailand 74.7% 2004
=17 Indonesia 74.7% 2004
19 Malaysia 74.1% 2004
20 Turkey 69.1% 2004
21 Brazil 64.2% 2004
22 Colombia 49% 2004
23 Argentina 48.7% 2004
24 Chile 45.9% 2004
25 South Africa 17.2% 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/Emerging-markets/Health/Out--of--pocket-health-expenditure/%-of-private-expenditure-on-health

Emerging markets Compared by Health > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health

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