Public health expenditure per capita reached 4,102 USD in 2017 in Netherlands, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 4.34 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public health expenditure per capita in Netherlands reached an all time high of 4,982 USD in 2013 and an all time low of 158 USD in 1972. When compared to Netherlands's main peers, public health expenditure per capita in Belgium amounted to 3,503 USD, 4,966 USD in Denmark, 4,358 USD in Germany and 3,130 USD in United Kingdom in 2017.
Netherlands has been ranked 8th within the group of 33 countries we follow in terms of public health expenditure per capita, 2 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.