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Heavily indebted countries 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 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 100% 2004
=1 Eritrea 100% 2004
=1 Saint Lucia 100% 2004
=1 Saint Kitts and Nevis 100% 2004
=1 Grenada 100% 2004
=1 Belize 100% 2004
=1 Antigua and Barbuda 100% 2004
=1 Sao Tome and Principe 100% 2004
=1 Dominica 100% 2004
=1 Iceland 100% 2004
11 Cape Verde 99.8% 2004
12 Egypt 99% 2002
13 Sudan 98.1% 2004
14 Singapore 96.9% 2004
15 Greece 95.7% 2004
=16 Japan 93.4% 2004
=16 Cyprus 93.4% 2004
18 United Kingdom 91.8% 2004
19 Malta 90.2% 2004
20 Hungary 88% 2004
21 Italy 84.4% 2004
22 Sri Lanka 84% 2004
23 Belgium 83.5% 2004
24 Lebanon 82.2% 2004
25 Spain 81% 2004
26 Portugal 79.4% 2004
27 Barbados 78.6% 2004
28 Morocco 76% 2004
29 Israel 75% 2004
30 Jordan 73.8% 2004
31 Austria 67.92% 2004
32 Ireland 65.9% 2004
33 Jamaica 63.6% 2004
34 Seychelles 62.5% 2004
35 Germany 57.5% 2004
36 Canada 49.4% 2004
37 Zimbabwe 48.7% 2004
38 Malawi 35.2% 2004
39 France 34.9% 2004
40 United States 23.8% 2004
41 Netherlands 20.6% 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/Heavily-indebted-countries/Health/Out--of--pocket-health-expenditure/%-of-private-expenditure-on-health

Heavily indebted countries Compared by Health > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health

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