India - Health expenditure

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP) in India was 2.69 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 3.56 in 2004, while its lowest value was 2.65 in 2012.

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 3.56
2005 3.31
2006 3.08
2007 2.92
2008 2.90
2009 2.84
2010 2.67
2011 2.69
2012 2.65
2013 2.69

Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure)

The value for Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure) in India was 32.22 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 18 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 32.22 in 2013 and a minimum value of 21.91 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 Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 27.00
1996 26.68
1997 26.05
1998 26.52
1999 28.95
2000 26.95
2001 24.82
2002 24.23
2003 23.89
2004 21.91
2005 23.11
2006 24.57
2007 25.81
2008 27.47
2009 30.03
2010 30.20
2011 29.83
2012 30.46
2013 32.22

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure) in India was 4.55 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 4.80 in 1997, while its lowest value was 3.80 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 4.72
1996 4.63
1997 4.80
1998 4.79
1999 4.72
2000 4.59
2001 4.45
2002 4.02
2003 3.80
2004 3.95
2005 3.96
2006 3.98
2007 4.09
2008 4.10
2009 4.36
2010 4.27
2011 4.38
2012 4.30
2013 4.55

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP) in India was 1.28 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 1.28 in 2013, while its lowest value was 1.00 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 Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 1.10
1996 1.05
1997 1.12
1998 1.15
1999 1.18
2000 1.16
2001 1.13
2002 1.08
2003 1.04
2004 1.00
2005 1.00
2006 1.00
2007 1.02
2008 1.10
2009 1.22
2010 1.15
2011 1.14
2012 1.16
2013 1.28

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP) in India was 3.97 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 4.56 in 2004, while its lowest value was 3.81 in 2012.

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 4.06
1996 3.94
1997 4.29
1998 4.34
1999 4.08
2000 4.31
2001 4.55
2002 4.45
2003 4.35
2004 4.56
2005 4.31
2006 4.09
2007 3.94
2008 3.99
2009 4.05
2010 3.82
2011 3.83
2012 3.81
2013 3.97

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services