Sub-Saharan Africa 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.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2018 was $83, a 1.12% decline from 2017.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2017 was $84, a 5.58% increase from 2016.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2016 was $80, a 7.94% decline from 2015.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2015 was $87, a 6.72% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Per Capita (US $)
North America $10,050
OECD members $4,900
Euro Area $4,063
European Union $3,525
World $1,111
East Asia & Pacific $722
Latin America & Caribbean $667
Sub-Saharan Africa $83
South Asia $67
Sub-Saharan Africa Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2018 $83 5.08%
2017 $84 5.12%
2016 $80 5.09%
2015 $87 5.14%
2014 $93 4.86%
2013 $93 4.97%
2012 $91 5.00%
2011 $92 5.11%
2010 $84 5.23%
2009 $74 5.30%
2008 $74 4.89%
2007 $69 5.10%
2006 $63 5.24%
2005 $56 5.38%
2004 $50 5.57%
2003 $41 5.56%
2002 $29 4.72%
2001 $30 5.23%
2000 $32 5.10%