Public health expenditure per capita reached 5,649 USD in 2017 in Luxembourg, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5.06 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public health expenditure per capita in Luxembourg reached an all time high of 7,264 USD in 2008 and an all time low of 124 USD in 1970. When compared to Luxembourg's main peers, public health expenditure per capita in Belgium amounted to 3,503 USD, 3,794 USD in France, 4,358 USD in Germany and 4,102 USD in Netherlands in 2017.
Luxembourg has been ranked 3rd within the group of 33 countries we follow in terms of public health expenditure per capita, 1 places behind 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.