Côte d'Ivoire - 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 Côte d'Ivoire was 64.28 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 79.32 in 2006, while its lowest value was 64.28 in 2011.

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 National Health Account database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database/DataExplorerRegime.aspx for the most recent updates).

See also:

Year Value
1995 76.19
1996 75.17
1997 75.40
1998 78.50
1999 75.71
2000 72.32
2001 74.04
2002 68.25
2003 72.39
2004 73.02
2005 78.52
2006 79.32
2007 70.99
2008 69.42
2009 67.29
2010 68.76
2011 64.28

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services