South 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.
  • South Africa healthcare spending for 2017 was $499, a 16.56% increase from 2016.
  • South Africa healthcare spending for 2016 was $428, a 9.03% decline from 2015.
  • South Africa healthcare spending for 2015 was $471, a 7.66% decline from 2014.
  • South Africa healthcare spending for 2014 was $510, a 3.17% decline from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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South Africa Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2017 $499 8.11%
2016 $428 8.10%
2015 $471 8.20%
2014 $510 7.93%
2013 $526 7.72%
2012 $580 7.75%
2011 $597 7.50%
2010 $540 7.42%
2009 $413 7.11%
2008 $372 6.55%
2007 $386 6.43%
2006 $362 6.59%
2005 $354 6.71%
2004 $323 6.81%
2003 $254 6.91%
2002 $169 6.88%
2001 $195 7.45%
2000 $222 7.44%