Public health expenditure per capita reached 3,761 USD in 2017 in Austria, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5.72 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public health expenditure per capita in Austria reached an all time high of 4,030 USD in 2011 and an all time low of 27.8 USD in 1960. When compared to Austria's main peers, public health expenditure per capita in Germany amounted to 4,358 USD, 689 USD in Hungary, 2,110 USD in Italy and 6,304 USD in Switzerland in 2017.
Austria has been ranked 10th within the group of 33 countries we follow in terms of public health expenditure per capita, 1 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.