Public health expenditure per capita reached 3,563 USD in 2017 in Australia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.84 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public health expenditure per capita in Australia reached an all time high of 4,318 USD in 2012 and an all time low of 33.3 USD in 1960.
Australia has been ranked 12th within the group of 33 countries we follow in terms of public health expenditure per capita, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Public health expenditure consists of recurrent and capital spending from government (central and local) budgets, external borrowing and grants (including donations from international agencies and non-governmental organisations), and social (or compulsory) health insurance funds.