Risk of catastrophic expenditure for surgical care (% of people at risk) - Country Ranking

Definition: The proportion of population at risk of catastrophic expenditure when surgical care is required. Catastrophic expenditure is definined as direct out of pocket payments for surgical and anaesthesia care exceeding 10% of total income.

Source: The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery (www.lancetglobalsurgery.org).

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Afghanistan 92.80 2014
2 Burundi 87.70 2014
3 Niger 87.50 2014
4 Latvia 85.60 2014
5 Ethiopia 85.20 2014
5 Eritrea 85.20 2014
7 Sierra Leone 84.70 2014
8 Tajikistan 82.70 2014
9 Mali 80.60 2014
10 Uganda 78.60 2014
11 Guinea 77.70 2014
12 Sudan 77.10 2014
13 Pakistan 75.20 2014
14 Chad 75.10 2014
15 Central African Republic 75.00 2014
16 Nepal 74.80 2014
17 Equatorial Guinea 74.10 2014
18 Cambodia 74.00 2014
19 Dem. Rep. Congo 73.80 2014
20 Bangladesh 73.60 2014
21 São Tomé and Principe 72.70 2014
22 Lao PDR 71.90 2014
23 Burkina Faso 71.00 2014
24 Estonia 70.20 2014
25 Togo 70.10 2014
26 Madagascar 69.20 2014
27 Macedonia 68.60 2014
27 Guinea-Bissau 68.60 2014
29 Benin 68.50 2014
30 Tanzania 65.80 2014
31 Kenya 65.70 2014
32 Comoros 65.30 2014
33 Yemen 65.10 2014
34 Cameroon 64.00 2014
35 Nigeria 63.70 2014
36 Paraguay 63.20 2014
37 Djibouti 61.50 2014
37 Vietnam 61.50 2014
39 Côte d'Ivoire 61.40 2014
40 Liberia 59.70 2014
41 India 59.60 2014
42 Uzbekistan 59.30 2014
43 Georgia 58.70 2014
44 Honduras 58.40 2014
45 Sri Lanka 58.00 2014
46 Rwanda 57.60 2014
47 Mauritania 57.30 2014
48 Malawi 57.00 2014
49 Syrian Arab Republic 56.30 2014
50 Kyrgyz Republic 54.30 2014
51 Philippines 54.20 2014
52 Congo 53.90 2014
52 Iran 53.90 2014
54 Moldova 53.80 2014
55 Lithuania 53.10 2014
56 Egypt 52.80 2014
57 The Gambia 51.90 2014
58 Angola 51.40 2014
59 Morocco 51.20 2014
60 Mongolia 50.60 2014
61 Guatemala 50.10 2014
62 Armenia 49.70 2014
63 Bolivia 49.60 2014
64 Senegal 49.00 2014
65 Singapore 48.90 2014
66 Azerbaijan 46.90 2014
67 Hungary 46.50 2014
68 Iceland 46.00 2014
69 China 45.60 2014
70 Ecuador 45.40 2014
71 St. Kitts and Nevis 44.60 2014
72 Indonesia 43.70 2014
72 Russia 43.70 2014
74 Zambia 43.10 2014
75 Lesotho 42.40 2014
76 Malaysia 41.80 2014
76 St. Lucia 41.80 2014
78 Tunisia 41.00 2014
79 Nicaragua 40.40 2014
80 Gabon 40.10 2014
81 Turkmenistan 38.70 2014
82 Bhutan 37.70 2014
83 Brazil 37.40 2014
84 Mauritius 37.00 2014
84 Grenada 37.00 2014
86 Belize 36.40 2014
87 Ghana 36.20 2014
88 Guyana 36.10 2014
88 Peru 36.10 2014
90 Venezuela 35.70 2014
91 Panama 35.00 2014
92 Dominican Republic 31.90 2014
93 Namibia 31.70 2014
93 Kazakhstan 31.70 2014
93 Libya 31.70 2014
96 El Salvador 31.20 2014
97 Lebanon 31.00 2014
98 Haiti 30.80 2014
98 Ukraine 30.80 2014
100 Chile 30.20 2014
101 Costa Rica 29.20 2014
102 Papua New Guinea 28.80 2014
103 Colombia 28.60 2014
103 Jamaica 28.60 2014
105 Mexico 27.80 2014
106 Trinidad and Tobago 27.70 2014
107 Dominica 27.30 2014
107 The Bahamas 27.30 2014
107 Botswana 27.30 2014
107 Mozambique 27.30 2014
111 Antigua and Barbuda 27.20 2014
112 Cuba 26.70 2014
113 Albania 26.50 2014
114 Portugal 26.10 2014
114 Barbados 26.10 2014
116 Qatar 25.80 2014
117 South Africa 25.50 2014
118 Cabo Verde 25.20 2014
119 Saudi Arabia 24.40 2014
120 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 24.20 2014
121 Malta 23.70 2014
122 Jordan 23.40 2014
123 Swaziland 23.20 2014
124 Belarus 21.90 2014
125 Fiji 21.20 2014
126 Serbia 20.80 2014
127 Uruguay 20.30 2014
128 Suriname 20.10 2014
129 Algeria 17.20 2014
130 Timor-Leste 16.10 2014
130 Seychelles 16.10 2014
132 Croatia 15.30 2014
133 Cyprus 14.60 2014
134 Iraq 14.50 2014
135 Bosnia and Herzegovina 14.20 2014
136 Kuwait 14.00 2014
137 Bulgaria 13.60 2014
137 Vanuatu 13.60 2014
139 Brunei 13.40 2014
140 Thailand 11.90 2014
141 Montenegro 11.30 2014
142 Israel 11.10 2014
143 Argentina 10.70 2014
144 Oman 10.50 2014
145 Slovenia 9.90 2014
146 Greece 9.80 2014
147 United Arab Emirates 9.50 2014
148 Switzerland 9.40 2014
149 New Zealand 7.70 2014
150 Tonga 7.50 2014
151 Bahrain 6.50 2014
152 Ireland 6.40 2014
153 Luxembourg 5.80 2014
154 Italy 5.50 2014
155 Samoa 5.10 2014
156 Turkey 4.90 2014
157 Australia 4.50 2014
157 Solomon Islands 4.50 2014
159 Spain 4.40 2014
160 Andorra 4.30 2014
160 Palau 4.30 2014
162 Poland 4.20 2014
163 Korea 3.30 2014
164 United States 3.20 2014
165 Czech Republic 2.90 2014
166 Belgium 2.70 2014
166 Canada 2.70 2014
168 Netherlands 2.30 2014
169 Finland 1.60 2014
170 Austria 1.40 2014
171 Romania 1.30 2014
172 Sweden 1.10 2014
173 United Kingdom 0.90 2014
174 Slovak Republic 0.70 2014
175 Norway 0.50 2014
175 France 0.50 2014
175 San Marino 0.50 2014
178 Japan 0.30 2014
178 Germany 0.30 2014
178 Denmark 0.30 2014
181 Kiribati 0.10 2014
181 Monaco 0.10 2014
183 Tuvalu 0.00 2014

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual