Bosnia and Herzegovina - 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 Bosnia and Herzegovina was 29.04 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 61.08 in 1995, while its lowest value was 27.81 in 2012.

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 61.08
1996 51.09
1997 55.94
1998 58.11
1999 46.57
2000 43.28
2001 40.14
2002 37.46
2003 31.44
2004 42.80
2005 42.73
2006 39.88
2007 36.27
2008 32.27
2009 28.63
2010 28.30
2011 27.81
2012 27.81
2013 29.04

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services