Public health expenditure per capita reached 3,794 USD in 2017 in France, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 4.03 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public health expenditure per capita in France reached an all time high of 3,942 USD in 2014 and an all time low of 32.8 USD in 1960. When compared to France's main peers, public health expenditure per capita in Belgium amounted to 3,503 USD, 4,358 USD in Germany, 2,110 USD in Italy and 1,755 USD in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 9th within the group of 33 countries we follow in terms of public health expenditure per capita, 3 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.