Sub-Saharan Africa Healthcare Spending 2000-2024

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 2020 was $74, a 4.51% decline from 2019.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2019 was $77, a 2.09% decline from 2018.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2018 was $79, a 0.45% decline from 2017.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2017 was $79, a 2% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Per Capita (US $)
North America $11,077
OECD members $5,293
Euro Area $4,296
European Union $3,734
World $1,177
East Asia & Pacific $790
Latin America & Caribbean $594
Sub-Saharan Africa $74
South Asia $56
Sub-Saharan Africa Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2020 $74 4.92%
2019 $77 4.69%
2018 $79 4.76%
2017 $79 5.08%
2016 $78 5.07%
2015 $86 5.08%
2014 $93 4.77%
2013 $95 5.00%
2012 $94 5.00%
2011 $96 5.17%
2010 $87 5.22%
2009 $77 5.29%
2008 $77 4.90%
2007 $72 5.08%
2006 $65 5.18%
2005 $59 5.29%
2004 $53 5.48%
2003 $44 5.48%
2002 $30 4.57%
2001 $31 5.03%
2000 $34 5.01%