Australia Healthcare Spending 2000-2021

Current expenditures on health per capita in current US dollars. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year.
  • Australia healthcare spending for 2018 was $5,425, a 2.2% increase from 2017.
  • Australia healthcare spending for 2017 was $5,309, a 6.78% increase from 2016.
  • Australia healthcare spending for 2016 was $4,972, a 2.29% increase from 2015.
  • Australia healthcare spending for 2015 was $4,860, a 13.33% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Per Capita (US $)
United States $10,624
Switzerland $9,871
Norway $8,239
Iceland $6,531
Luxembourg $6,227
Denmark $6,217
Sweden $5,982
Ireland $5,489
Germany $5,472
Australia $5,425
Austria $5,326
Netherlands $5,307
Canada $4,995
Belgium $4,913
France $4,690
Finland $4,516
United Kingdom $4,315
Japan $4,267
New Zealand $4,037
San Marino $3,464
Israel $3,324
Italy $2,989
Monaco $2,969
Singapore $2,824
Andorra $2,822
Malta $2,754
Spain $2,736
South Korea $2,543
Portugal $2,215
Slovenia $2,170
Bahamas $2,013
Cyprus $1,954
UAE $1,817
Czech Republic $1,766
Palau $1,723
Qatar $1,716
Kuwait $1,711
Uruguay $1,590
Greece $1,567
Estonia $1,553
Saudi Arabia $1,485
Chile $1,456
Slovak Republic $1,300
Lithuania $1,249
Barbados $1,165
Panama $1,132
Argentina $1,128
Trinidad and Tobago $1,123
Latvia $1,101
Hungary $1,082
Croatia $1,014
Bahrain $994
St. Kitts and Nevis $993
Poland $979
Antigua and Barbuda $875
Seychelles $833
Brunei $763
Oman $678
Australia Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2018 $5,425 9.28%
2017 $5,309 9.21%
2016 $4,972 9.20%
2015 $4,860 9.32%
2014 $5,608 9.04%
2013 $5,814 8.76%
2012 $6,025 8.68%
2011 $5,862 8.54%
2010 $4,945 8.43%
2009 $3,995 8.56%
2008 $4,091 8.26%
2007 $3,800 8.07%
2006 $3,185 7.99%
2005 $3,013 7.99%
2004 $2,767 8.11%
2003 $2,249 7.90%
2002 $1,770 7.89%
2001 $1,564 7.70%
2000 $1,639 7.61%