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Sub-Saharan Africa 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 Malawi 12.9% 2004
2 Sao Tome and Principe 11.5% 2004
3 South Africa 8.6% 2004
4 Uganda 7.6% 2004
=5 Rwanda 7.5% 2004
=5 Zimbabwe 7.5% 2004
=7 Namibia 6.8% 2004
=7 The Gambia 6.8% 2004
9 Ghana 6.7% 2004
10 Mali 6.6% 2004
11 Lesotho 6.5% 2004
12 Botswana 6.4% 2004
=13 Zambia 6.3% 2004
=13 Djibouti 6.3% 2004
=13 Swaziland 6.3% 2004
=16 Seychelles 6.1% 2004
=16 Burkina Faso 6.1% 2004
18 Senegal 5.9% 2004
19 Liberia 5.6% 2004
20 Togo 5.5% 2004
=21 Ethiopia 5.3% 2004
=21 Guinea 5.3% 2004
=23 Cameroon 5.2% 2004
=23 Cape Verde 5.2% 2004
25 Benin 4.9% 2004
26 Guinea-Bissau 4.8% 2004
27 Nigeria 4.6% 2004
=28 Eritrea 4.5% 2004
=28 Gabon 4.5% 2004
30 Mauritius 4.3% 2004
=31 Chad 4.2% 2004
=31 Niger 4.2% 2004
=33 Kenya 4.1% 2004
=33 Central African Republic 4.1% 2004
=33 Sudan 4.1% 2004
=36 Mozambique 4% 2004
=36 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4% 2004
=36 Tanzania 4% 2004
39 Cote d'Ivoire 3.8% 2004
40 Sierra Leone 3.3% 2004
41 Burundi 3.2% 2004
42 Madagascar 3% 2004
43 Mauritania 2.9% 2004
44 Comoros 2.8% 2004
45 Somalia 2.6% 2001
46 Angola 1.9% 2004
47 Equatorial Guinea 1.6% 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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Health/Expenditure/Total/%-of-GDP

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Health > Expenditure > Total > % of GDP

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