Latin America & Caribbean Healthcare Spending 2000-2023

Current expenditures on health per capita in current US dollars. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2019 was $662, a 2.99% decline from 2018.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2018 was $682, a 6.03% decline from 2017.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2017 was $726, a 14.37% increase from 2016.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2016 was $635, a 6.17% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Per Capita (US $)
North America $10,318
OECD members $4,948
Euro Area $4,001
European Union $3,476
World $1,122
East Asia & Pacific $751
Latin America & Caribbean $662
Sub-Saharan Africa $79
South Asia $61
Latin America & Caribbean Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2019 $662 7.96%
2018 $682 7.94%
2017 $726 8.15%
2016 $635 7.82%
2015 $677 7.87%
2014 $756 7.38%
2013 $751 7.25%
2012 $727 7.16%
2011 $725 7.19%
2010 $650 7.25%
2009 $552 7.58%
2008 $548 6.98%
2007 $478 7.02%
2006 $401 6.88%
2005 $338 6.73%
2004 $281 6.72%
2003 $247 6.68%
2002 $238 6.49%
2001 $279 6.65%
2000 $285 6.53%