Public health expenditure per capita reached 6,779 USD in 2017 in Norway, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5.13 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public health expenditure per capita in Norway reached an all time high of 8,260 USD in 2013 and an all time low of 32.3 USD in 1960. When compared to Norway's main peers, public health expenditure per capita in Denmark amounted to 4,966 USD, 3,166 USD in Finland, 5,022 USD in Iceland and 5,034 USD in Sweden in 2017.
Norway has been ranked 1st within the group of 33 countries we follow in terms of public health expenditure per capita.
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.