World 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.
  • World healthcare spending for 2019 was $1,122, a 1.68% increase from 2018.
  • World healthcare spending for 2018 was $1,103, a 4.43% increase from 2017.
  • World healthcare spending for 2017 was $1,057, a 4.01% increase from 2016.
  • World healthcare spending for 2016 was $1,016, a 2.21% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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
World Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2019 $1,122 9.83%
2018 $1,103 9.70%
2017 $1,057 9.77%
2016 $1,016 9.86%
2015 $994 9.74%
2014 $1,035 9.45%
2013 $1,012 9.37%
2012 $996 9.39%
2011 $986 9.38%
2010 $912 9.50%
2009 $874 9.83%
2008 $864 9.10%
2007 $798 9.10%
2006 $728 9.26%
2005 $686 9.34%
2004 $646 9.42%
2003 $587 9.52%
2002 $523 9.37%
2001 $492 9.03%
2000 $479 8.63%