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Group of 7 countries (G7) 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 Japan 93.4% 2004
2 United Kingdom 91.8% 2004
3 Italy 84.4% 2004
4 Germany 57.5% 2004
5 Canada 49.4% 2004
6 France 34.9% 2004
7 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/Group-of-7-countries-(G7)/Health/Out--of--pocket-health-expenditure/%-of-private-expenditure-on-health

Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Health > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health

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