Sub-Saharan Africa 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.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2017 was $84, a 5.49% increase from 2016.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2016 was $79, a 7.8% decline from 2015.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2015 was $86, a 6.64% decline from 2014.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa healthcare spending for 2014 was $92, a 0.31% decline 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
Sub-Saharan Africa Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2017 $84 5.12%
2016 $79 5.09%
2015 $86 5.14%
2014 $92 4.86%
2013 $93 4.98%
2012 $91 5.01%
2011 $90 5.09%
2010 $84 5.25%
2009 $74 5.31%
2008 $74 4.91%
2007 $69 5.13%
2006 $62 5.26%
2005 $56 5.40%
2004 $50 5.58%
2003 $41 5.59%
2002 $28 4.73%
2001 $30 5.26%
2000 $32 5.11%