Per Capita Health Expenditures by Country, 2006

The sum of public and private expenditure (in purchasing power parity terms in US dollars), divided by the population. Health expenditure includes the provision of health services (preventive and curative), family planning activities, nutrition activities, and emergency aid designated for health, but excludes the provision of water and sanitation.

Highest expenditure per capitaLowest expenditure per capita
per capita
(in US $)
per capita
(in US $)
per capita
(in US $)
per capita
(in US $)
United States$5,711Austria$2,306Congo, Dem. Rep. of the$14Pakistan$48
Canada2,989New Zealand1,893Tanzania29Chad51
Australia2,874Slovenia1,669Sierra Leone34Côte d'Ivoire57
Denmark2,762Czech Republic1,302Mali39Bhutan59
United Kingdom2,389Singapore1,156Malawi46Nepal64
    Central African Republic47Cameroon64
Source: Human Development Report, 2006, United Nations. Web:

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