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Former Spanish 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Nicaragua 95.9% 2004
2 Mexico 94.4% 2004
3 El Salvador 94.2% 2004
4 Guatemala 90.5% 2004
5 Costa Rica 88.7% 2004
6 Venezuela 88.3% 2004
7 Ecuador 85.4% 2004
8 Honduras 84.3% 2004
=9 Panama 82.5% 2004
=9 Bolivia 82.5% 2004
11 Peru 79.2% 2004
12 Philippines 77.9% 2004
13 Equatorial Guinea 75.1% 2004
14 Cuba 74.5% 2004
15 Dominican Republic 73.1% 2004
16 Paraguay 72.2% 2004
17 Colombia 49% 2004
18 Argentina 48.7% 2004
19 Chile 45.9% 2004
20 Uruguay 31.1% 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-Spanish-colonies/Health/Out--of--pocket-health-expenditure/%-of-private-expenditure-on-health

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

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