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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Health > Expenditure > Total > % of GDP

DEFINITION: Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditure. It covers the provision of health services (preventive and curative), family planning activities, nutrition activities, and emergency aid designated for health but does not include provision of water and sanitation.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Argentina 9.6% 2004
2 Brazil 8.8% 2004
=3 Uruguay 8.2% 2004
=3 Nicaragua 8.2% 2004
5 El Salvador 7.9% 2004
=6 Colombia 7.8% 2004
=6 Suriname 7.8% 2004
=8 Panama 7.7% 2004
=8 Paraguay 7.7% 2004
10 Haiti 7.6% 2004
11 Honduras 7.2% 2004
12 Barbados 7.1% 2004
13 Grenada 6.9% 2004
=14 Bolivia 6.8% 2004
=14 The Bahamas 6.8% 2004
16 Costa Rica 6.6% 2004
17 Mexico 6.5% 2004
18 Cuba 6.3% 2004
=19 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6.1% 2004
=19 Chile 6.1% 2004
21 Dominican Republic 6% 2004
22 Dominica 5.9% 2004
23 Guatemala 5.7% 2004
24 Ecuador 5.5% 2004
25 Guyana 5.3% 2004
=26 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5.2% 2004
=26 Jamaica 5.2% 2004
28 Belize 5.1% 2004
29 Saint Lucia 5% 2004
30 Antigua and Barbuda 4.8% 2004
31 Venezuela 4.7% 2004
32 Peru 4.1% 2004
33 Trinidad and Tobago 3.5% 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Expenditure > Total > % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Health/Expenditure/Total/%-of-GDP

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Health > Expenditure > Total > % of GDP

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