Latin America & Caribbean 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.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2020 was $594, a 9.27% decline from 2019.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2019 was $655, a 2% decline from 2018.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2018 was $668, a 7.03% decline from 2017.
  • Latin America & Caribbean healthcare spending for 2017 was $719, a 14.41% 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
Latin America & Caribbean Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2020 $594 8.65%
2019 $655 7.97%
2018 $668 7.91%
2017 $719 8.13%
2016 $628 7.81%
2015 $669 7.86%
2014 $756 7.37%
2013 $752 7.25%
2012 $728 7.15%
2011 $726 7.19%
2010 $650 7.25%
2009 $552 7.58%
2008 $549 6.98%
2007 $479 7.02%
2006 $401 6.89%
2005 $338 6.73%
2004 $280 6.72%
2003 $246 6.68%
2002 $238 6.49%
2001 $279 6.65%
2000 $285 6.52%