Who Pays the Most for Public Health Care per Capita?

Public Health Expenditure Per Capita (USD) (USD), 2017 or latest
Health Care | January 2, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 42 countries in 2017, USA ranked the highest in public health expenditure per capita with USD 8,061 followed by Norway and Switzerland. On the other end of the scale was India with USD 15.8, Indonesia with USD 37.7 and South Africa with USD 210.

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

Public 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 4,298 4,318 4,127 3,779 3,308
Austria USD 4,030 3,888 4,016 4,008 3,452
Belgium USD 3,855 3,713 3,971 3,881 3,251
Denmark USD 5,453 5,210 5,283 5,389 4,637
France USD 3,750 3,533 3,708 3,942 3,332
Germany USD 4,157 3,922 4,200 4,392 3,856
Iceland USD 3,198 3,077 3,311 3,669 3,504
Ireland USD 3,082 2,896 2,985 3,805 3,293
Japan USD 3,899 4,018 3,341 3,499 3,192
Luxembourg USD 6,977 6,260 6,581 6,590 5,432
Netherlands USD 4,970 4,784 4,982 4,678 3,858
Norway USD 7,818 7,892 8,260 7,847 6,551
Sweden USD 4,537 4,424 4,736 5,571 4,750
Switzerland USD 5,766 5,764 5,948 6,359 6,269
USA USD 4,136 4,276 4,464 7,339 7,786 ...