India - Health expenditure

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP) in India was 2.67 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 3.56 in 2004, while its lowest value was 2.67 in 2011.

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

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Year Value
1995 2.97
1996 2.89
1997 3.18
1998 3.19
1999 2.91
2000 3.16
2001 3.43
2002 3.38
2003 3.32
2004 3.56
2005 3.31
2006 3.08
2007 2.92
2008 2.90
2009 2.86
2010 2.69
2011 2.67

Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure)

The value for Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure) in India was 31.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 31.00 in 2011 and a minimum value of 20.93 in 2004.

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

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Year Value
1995 26.04
1996 25.70
1997 25.12
1998 25.59
1999 27.97
2000 25.97
2001 23.87
2002 23.18
2003 22.79
2004 20.93
2005 22.07
2006 23.47
2007 24.69
2008 26.32
2009 27.58
2010 28.16
2011 31.00

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure) in India was 8.05 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 8.05 in 2011, while its lowest value was 5.89 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 National Health Account database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database/DataExplorerRegime.aspx for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 7.62
1996 7.45
1997 7.74
1998 7.75
1999 7.63
2000 7.39
2001 6.97
2002 6.25
2003 5.89
2004 6.13
2005 6.85
2006 6.96
2007 6.71
2008 6.59
2009 6.86
2010 6.76
2011 8.05

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP) in India was 1.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 1.20 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.94 in 2005.

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

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Year Value
1995 1.04
1996 1.00
1997 1.07
1998 1.10
1999 1.13
2000 1.11
2001 1.07
2002 1.02
2003 0.98
2004 0.94
2005 0.94
2006 0.94
2007 0.96
2008 1.03
2009 1.09
2010 1.06
2011 1.20

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP) in India was 3.87 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 4.50 in 2004, while its lowest value was 3.75 in 2010.

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

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Year Value
1995 4.01
1996 3.89
1997 4.24
1998 4.29
1999 4.04
2000 4.27
2001 4.50
2002 4.40
2003 4.29
2004 4.50
2005 4.25
2006 4.03
2007 3.88
2008 3.93
2009 3.95
2010 3.75
2011 3.87

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services