Latin America & Caribbean 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.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2017 was $685, a 12.59% increase from 2016.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2016 was $609, a 6.56% decline from 2015.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2015 was $651, a 11.87% decline from 2014.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2014 was $739, a 0.41% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Per Capita (US $)
North America $9,691
OECD members $4,676
Euro Area $3,761
European Union $3,261
World $1,061
Latin America & Caribbean $685
East Asia & Pacific $671
Sub-Saharan Africa $84
South Asia $64
Latin America & Caribbean Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2017 $685 8.02%
2016 $609 7.72%
2015 $651 7.74%
2014 $739 7.32%
2013 $736 7.22%
2012 $712 7.11%
2011 $714 7.17%
2010 $642 7.26%
2009 $544 7.57%
2008 $540 6.96%
2007 $473 7.03%
2006 $397 6.90%
2005 $334 6.74%
2004 $278 6.75%
2003 $245 6.73%
2002 $236 6.53%
2001 $277 6.71%
2000 $283 6.58%