Public health expenditure per capita reached 3,503 USD in 2017 in Belgium, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5.19 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public health expenditure per capita in Belgium reached an all time high of 3,971 USD in 2013 and an all time low of 1,236 USD in 1993. When compared to Belgium's main peers, public health expenditure per capita in France amounted to 3,794 USD, 4,358 USD in Germany, 5,649 USD in Luxembourg and 4,102 USD in Netherlands in 2017.
Belgium has been ranked 14th 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.