Sub-Saharan Africa Healthcare Spending 2000-2022

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 2019 was $79, a 2.13% decline from 2018.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2018 was $81, a 5.02% decline from 2017.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2017 was $85, a 4.36% increase from 2016.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2016 was $82, a 7.35% 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
Sub-Saharan Africa Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2019 $79 4.97%
2018 $81 5.04%
2017 $85 5.30%
2016 $82 5.25%
2015 $88 5.27%
2014 $95 4.96%
2013 $98 5.21%
2012 $96 5.24%
2011 $98 5.44%
2010 $89 5.52%
2009 $78 5.58%
2008 $78 5.14%
2007 $73 5.39%
2006 $66 5.52%
2005 $59 5.66%
2004 $53 5.87%
2003 $44 5.90%
2002 $30 4.90%
2001 $31 5.41%
2000 $34 5.40%