South Africa Healthcare Spending 2000-2021

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 2018 was $526, a 5.82% increase from 2017.
  • South Africa healthcare spending for 2017 was $497, a 16.45% increase from 2016.
  • South Africa healthcare spending for 2016 was $427, a 9.18% decline from 2015.
  • South Africa healthcare spending for 2015 was $470, a 7.81% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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South Africa Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2018 $526 8.25%
2017 $497 8.11%
2016 $427 8.10%
2015 $470 8.20%
2014 $510 7.93%
2013 $527 7.72%
2012 $582 7.75%
2011 $600 7.50%
2010 $543 7.42%
2009 $417 7.11%
2008 $377 6.55%
2007 $392 6.43%
2006 $369 6.59%
2005 $361 6.71%
2004 $329 6.81%
2003 $259 6.91%
2002 $172 6.88%
2001 $199 7.45%
2000 $226 7.44%