Angola - Out-of-pocket health expenditure

Out-of-pocket health expenditure (% of total expenditure on health)

Out-of-pocket health expenditure (% of total expenditure on health) in Angola was 24.40 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 59.09 in 1998, while its lowest value was 19.34 in 1995.

Definition: Out of pocket expenditure is any direct outlay by households, including gratuities and in-kind payments, to health practitioners and suppliers of pharmaceuticals, therapeutic appliances, and other goods and services whose primary intent is to contribute to the restoration or enhancement of the health status of individuals or population groups. It is a part of private health expenditure.

Source: World Health Organization Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

See also:

Year Value
1995 19.34
1996 33.71
1997 41.50
1998 59.09
1999 36.12
2000 36.07
2001 42.97
2002 46.32
2003 46.87
2004 42.32
2005 38.09
2006 22.72
2007 26.94
2008 19.68
2009 29.43
2010 28.07
2011 26.21
2012 26.69
2013 24.40

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services