Which Country Pays the Most for Health Care per Capita?

Total Health Expenditure Per Capita (USD) (USD), 2017 or latest
Health Care | February 1, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 48 countries in 2017, USA ranked the highest in health expenditure per capita with USD 10,249 followed by Switzerland and Norway. On the other end of the scale was India with USD 63.9, Indonesia with USD 117 and Colombia with USD 370.

Data for more countries are available at Total Health Expenditure Per Capita (USD) indicator page.

Total Health Expenditure Per Capita (USD) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia USD 6,209 6,393 6,110 5,611 4,849
Austria USD 5,401 5,206 5,427 5,415 4,657
Belgium USD 4,951 4,742 5,093 4,961 4,146
Canada USD 5,695 5,763 5,718 5,081 4,549
Denmark USD 6,522 6,204 6,270 6,401 5,509
France USD 4,934 4,644 4,864 5,153 4,351
Germany USD 4,992 4,717 5,006 5,205 4,574
Iceland USD 3,995 3,850 4,126 4,558 4,336
Ireland USD 4,310 4,079 4,233 5,405 4,625
Luxembourg USD 8,391 7,551 7,981 8,007 6,643
Netherlands USD 6,048 5,836 6,145 5,800 4,761
Norway USD 9,261 9,312 9,715 9,201 7,660
Sweden USD 5,403 5,293 5,680 6,682 5,700
Switzerland USD 9,254 9,071 9,276 10,058 9,894
USA USD 8,553 8,845 9,146 9,020 9,501