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Former British colonies 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Saint Lucia 100% 2004
=1 Saint Kitts and Nevis 100% 2004
=1 Sierra Leone 100% 2004
=1 Fiji 100% 2004
=1 Maldives 100% 2004
=1 Somalia 100% 2001
=1 Grenada 100% 2004
=1 Brunei 100% 2004
=1 Antigua and Barbuda 100% 2004
=1 Bhutan 100% 2004
=1 Dominica 100% 2004
=1 Belize 100% 2004
=1 Guyana 100% 2004
14 Burma 99.4% 2004
15 Egypt 99% 2002
16 Sudan 98.1% 2004
17 Pakistan 98% 2004
18 Singapore 96.9% 2004
19 Yemen 95.5% 2004
20 India 93.8% 2004
=21 Nigeria 90.4% 2004
=21 Kuwait 90.4% 2004
23 Trinidad and Tobago 88.5% 2004
24 Bangladesh 88.3% 2004
25 Qatar 86.4% 2004
26 Sri Lanka 84% 2004
27 Tanzania 83.2% 2004
28 Kenya 81.9% 2004
29 Barbados 78.6% 2004
30 Ghana 78.2% 2004
31 New Zealand 76.1% 2004
32 Israel 75% 2004
33 Malaysia 74.1% 2004
34 Jordan 73.8% 2004
35 Zambia 71.4% 2004
36 United Arab Emirates 71% 2004
37 Bahrain 69.3% 2004
38 The Gambia 68.2% 2004
39 Jamaica 63.6% 2004
40 Australia 61.6% 2004
41 Uganda 51.3% 2004
42 Canada 49.4% 2004
43 Zimbabwe 48.7% 2004
44 The Bahamas 40.3% 2004
45 Swaziland 40.2% 2004
46 Malawi 35.2% 2004
47 Botswana 27.9% 2004
48 United States 23.8% 2004
49 Lesotho 18.2% 2004
50 Namibia 18.1% 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/Former-British-colonies/Health/Out--of--pocket-health-expenditure/%-of-private-expenditure-on-health

Former British colonies Compared by Health > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health

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