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OPEC countries Compared by Health > Health expenditure per capita > Current US$

DEFINITION: Health expenditure per capita (current US$). Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditures as a ratio of total population. 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. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar $1,775.98 2011
2 United Arab Emirates $1,639.87 2011
3 Kuwait $1,500.49 2011
4 Saudi Arabia $757.72 2011
5 Venezuela $555.09 2011
6 Libya $397.88 2011
7 Iran $346.31 2011
8 Iraq $331.59 2011
9 Algeria $224.82 2011
10 Angola $186.26 2011
11 Nigeria $79.56 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Health expenditure per capita > Current US$. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Health Organization National Health Account database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database/DataExplorerRegime.aspx for the most recent updates). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/OPEC-countries/Health/Health-expenditure-per-capita/Current-US$

OPEC countries Compared by Health > Health expenditure per capita > Current US$

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Interesting observations about Health > Health expenditure per capita > Current US$

  • Australia ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Switzerland ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • United States ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Former British colonies in 2011.
  • Qatar ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • Brazil ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Emerging markets in 2011.
  • Norway ranked second for health expenditure per capita > current US$ globally in 2011.
  • Luxembourg ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Catholic countries in 2011.
  • Israel ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2011.
  • Equatorial Guinea ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2011.
  • Iraq ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Failed states in 2011.
  • Lebanon ranked first for health expenditure per capita > current US$ amongst Former French colonies in 2011.
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