South Korea Healthcare Spending 2000-2020

Current expenditures on health per capita in current US dollars. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year.
  • South Korea healthcare spending for 2017 was $2,283, a 11.89% increase from 2016.
  • South Korea healthcare spending for 2016 was $2,040, a 5.97% increase from 2015.
  • South Korea healthcare spending for 2015 was $1,925, a 0.77% increase from 2014.
  • South Korea healthcare spending for 2014 was $1,911, a 11.6% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Per Capita (US $)
United States $10,246
Switzerland $9,956
Norway $7,936
Iceland $6,086
Sweden $5,905
Denmark $5,800
Luxembourg $5,783
Australia $5,332
Germany $5,033
Ireland $4,977
Austria $4,940
Netherlands $4,911
Canada $4,755
Belgium $4,507
France $4,380
Finland $4,206
Japan $4,169
Andorra $4,041
New Zealand $3,937
United Kingdom $3,859
San Marino $3,362
Israel $3,145
Monaco $2,932
Italy $2,840
Singapore $2,619
Malta $2,586
Spain $2,506
South Korea $2,283
Slovenia $1,920
Portugal $1,908
Bahamas $1,772
Cyprus $1,732
Qatar $1,649
Palau $1,596
Uruguay $1,592
Kuwait $1,529
Greece $1,517
Czech Republic $1,476
Chile $1,382
UAE $1,357
Argentina $1,325
Estonia $1,300
Slovak Republic $1,186
Barbados $1,184
Bahrain $1,127
Trinidad and Tobago $1,124
Panama $1,112
Saudi Arabia $1,093
Lithuania $1,078
Hungary $981
Latvia $930
Poland $907
St. Kitts and Nevis $903
Croatia $902
Seychelles $792
Antigua and Barbuda $674
Brunei $671
Oman $588
South Korea Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2017 $2,283 7.60%
2016 $2,040 7.33%
2015 $1,925 7.05%
2014 $1,911 6.82%
2013 $1,712 6.58%
2012 $1,576 6.44%
2011 $1,521 6.29%
2010 $1,374 6.22%
2009 $1,112 6.09%
2008 $1,156 5.68%
2007 $1,230 5.38%
2006 $1,072 5.18%
2005 $892 4.84%
2004 $722 4.58%
2003 $648 4.60%
2002 $547 4.32%
2001 $511 4.58%
2000 $474 4.00%