India - Health expenditure

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP) in India was 3.28 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 3.42 in 2001, while its lowest value was 2.89 in 1996.

Definition: Private health expenditure includes direct household (out-of-pocket) spending, private insurance, charitable donations, and direct service payments by private corporations.

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

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Year Value
1995 2.97
1996 2.89
1997 3.18
1998 3.19
1999 2.90
2000 3.15
2001 3.42
2002 3.38
2003 3.31
2004 3.20
2005 3.15
2006 3.14
2007 3.13
2008 3.18
2009 3.15
2010 3.12
2011 3.16
2012 3.21
2013 3.24
2014 3.28

Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure)

The value for Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure) in India was 30.04 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 30.04 in 2014 and a minimum value of 22.92 in 2003.

Definition: Public health expenditure consists of recurrent and capital spending from government (central and local) budgets, external borrowings and grants (including donations from international agencies and nongovernmental organizations), and social (or compulsory) health insurance funds. Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditure. It covers the provision of health services (preventive and curative), family planning activities, nutrition activities, and emergency aid designated for health but does not include provision of water and sanitation.

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

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Year Value
1995 26.17
1996 25.83
1997 25.25
1998 25.70
1999 28.08
2000 26.09
2001 23.97
2002 23.31
2003 22.92
2004 24.23
2005 26.49
2006 26.15
2007 26.02
2008 26.79
2009 27.90
2010 27.13
2011 27.14
2012 26.97
2013 28.41
2014 30.04

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure) in India was 5.05 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 5.05 in 2014, while its lowest value was 3.60 in 2003.

Definition: Public health expenditure consists of recurrent and capital spending from government (central and local) budgets, external borrowings and grants (including donations from international agencies and nongovernmental organizations), and social (or compulsory) health insurance funds.

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

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Year Value
1995 4.52
1996 4.43
1997 4.60
1998 4.60
1999 4.53
2000 4.39
2001 4.25
2002 3.82
2003 3.60
2004 4.04
2005 4.51
2006 4.40
2007 4.43
2008 4.34
2009 4.37
2010 4.29
2011 4.42
2012 4.49
2013 4.66
2014 5.05

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP) in India was 1.41 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 1.41 in 2014, while its lowest value was 0.98 in 2003.

Definition: Public health expenditure consists of recurrent and capital spending from government (central and local) budgets, external borrowings and grants (including donations from international agencies and nongovernmental organizations), and social (or compulsory) health insurance funds.

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

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Year Value
1995 1.05
1996 1.01
1997 1.07
1998 1.10
1999 1.13
2000 1.11
2001 1.08
2002 1.03
2003 0.98
2004 1.02
2005 1.13
2006 1.11
2007 1.10
2008 1.16
2009 1.22
2010 1.16
2011 1.18
2012 1.18
2013 1.29
2014 1.41

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP) in India was 4.69 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 4.69 in 2014, while its lowest value was 3.90 in 1996.

Definition: Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditure. It covers the provision of health services (preventive and curative), family planning activities, nutrition activities, and emergency aid designated for health but does not include provision of water and sanitation.

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 4.02
1996 3.90
1997 4.25
1998 4.30
1999 4.03
2000 4.26
2001 4.50
2002 4.40
2003 4.30
2004 4.22
2005 4.28
2006 4.25
2007 4.23
2008 4.34
2009 4.38
2010 4.28
2011 4.33
2012 4.39
2013 4.53
2014 4.69

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services