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

Definition: The proportion of population at risk of impoverishing expenditure when surgical care is required. Impoverishing expenditure is definined as direct out of pocket payments for surgical and anaesthesia care which drive people below a poverty threshold (using a threshold of $1.25 PPP/day).

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

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Burundi 98.70 2014
2 Ethiopia 97.60 2014
3 Niger 93.40 2014
4 Eritrea 93.10 2014
5 Malawi 91.80 2014
6 Dem. Rep. Congo 90.60 2014
7 Nepal 87.50 2014
8 Madagascar 87.00 2014
9 Liberia 85.60 2014
10 Tanzania 85.50 2014
11 Tajikistan 85.30 2014
12 Uganda 85.00 2014
13 Sierra Leone 84.30 2014
14 Afghanistan 83.10 2014
14 Burkina Faso 83.10 2014
16 Rwanda 83.00 2014
17 Central African Republic 82.90 2014
18 Guinea 80.70 2014
19 São Tomé and Principe 80.50 2014
19 Togo 80.50 2014
19 Mozambique 80.50 2014
22 Bangladesh 79.10 2014
23 Mali 77.70 2014
24 The Gambia 77.10 2014
25 Lao PDR 76.40 2014
26 Chad 75.30 2014
27 Kenya 75.20 2014
28 Comoros 75.10 2014
29 Uzbekistan 74.80 2014
30 Haiti 74.50 2014
30 Benin 74.50 2014
32 Timor-Leste 72.00 2014
33 Cambodia 71.80 2014
34 Congo 69.90 2014
35 Bolivia 69.80 2014
36 Mauritania 68.60 2014
37 Guinea-Bissau 67.80 2014
38 India 67.30 2014
39 Nigeria 65.30 2014
40 Sudan 65.20 2014
41 Kyrgyz Republic 65.10 2014
42 Vietnam 63.60 2014
43 Côte d'Ivoire 62.90 2014
44 Pakistan 62.80 2014
45 Djibouti 62.20 2014
46 Honduras 61.80 2014
47 Bhutan 61.50 2014
48 Lesotho 61.40 2014
49 Senegal 60.10 2014
50 Paraguay 59.40 2014
51 Cameroon 57.00 2014
52 Solomon Islands 56.80 2014
53 Papua New Guinea 55.80 2014
54 Namibia 55.70 2014
55 Angola 55.50 2014
56 Equatorial Guinea 55.20 2014
57 Mongolia 54.00 2014
58 Ghana 53.90 2014
59 Yemen 53.80 2014
60 China 52.70 2014
61 Zambia 52.50 2014
62 Guatemala 52.40 2014
63 Philippines 50.60 2014
64 South Africa 50.10 2014
65 Botswana 50.00 2014
66 Indonesia 48.40 2014
67 Turkmenistan 45.70 2014
68 Georgia 45.10 2014
69 Colombia 44.60 2014
70 Swaziland 44.40 2014
71 Sri Lanka 44.20 2014
72 Morocco 43.50 2014
73 Moldova 41.90 2014
74 Belize 41.30 2014
75 Peru 39.80 2014
76 Seychelles 39.20 2014
77 Brazil 38.80 2014
78 Azerbaijan 38.40 2014
78 Ecuador 38.40 2014
80 Macedonia 38.10 2014
81 Iran 37.60 2014
82 Guyana 37.20 2014
82 Egypt 37.20 2014
84 Vanuatu 37.00 2014
85 Syrian Arab Republic 35.70 2014
86 Algeria 35.50 2014
86 Nicaragua 35.50 2014
88 Cuba 34.60 2014
89 Kiribati 34.10 2014
90 Panama 33.60 2014
91 Suriname 33.30 2014
92 Costa Rica 32.40 2014
93 El Salvador 32.30 2014
94 Cabo Verde 32.10 2014
95 Thailand 29.40 2014
96 Malaysia 29.10 2014
97 Chile 28.70 2014
98 Latvia 27.20 2014
99 Gabon 26.80 2014
100 Dominican Republic 26.60 2014
101 Grenada 25.60 2014
102 Venezuela 24.80 2014
103 Dominica 24.70 2014
104 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 24.40 2014
105 Fiji 24.10 2014
106 St. Kitts and Nevis 23.10 2014
106 Armenia 23.10 2014
108 Tunisia 22.40 2014
109 Mauritius 22.10 2014
110 St. Lucia 22.00 2014
111 Jamaica 21.00 2014
112 Libya 20.40 2014
113 Uruguay 18.50 2014
114 Samoa 18.40 2014
115 Russia 18.10 2014
116 Mexico 17.80 2014
117 Estonia 17.60 2014
118 Antigua and Barbuda 17.50 2014
119 Jordan 17.20 2014
120 Tuvalu 16.50 2014
121 Barbados 16.10 2014
122 Tonga 16.00 2014
123 Argentina 15.50 2014
124 Singapore 15.30 2014
124 Ukraine 15.30 2014
126 Saudi Arabia 14.90 2014
127 Lebanon 13.30 2014
128 The Bahamas 12.60 2014
129 Lithuania 12.10 2014
130 Albania 11.30 2014
131 Oman 10.30 2014
132 Trinidad and Tobago 9.60 2014
133 Kazakhstan 9.50 2014
134 Bosnia and Herzegovina 9.20 2014
135 Brunei 8.30 2014
136 Qatar 7.70 2014
137 Belarus 7.40 2014
137 Turkey 7.40 2014
139 Serbia 6.20 2014
140 Malta 6.10 2014
141 Hungary 5.60 2014
141 Iraq 5.60 2014
143 Portugal 4.90 2014
144 Palau 4.80 2014
145 Kuwait 4.40 2014
146 Bulgaria 4.30 2014
147 Israel 4.20 2014
148 Bahrain 3.20 2014
149 Croatia 2.80 2014
150 United Arab Emirates 2.20 2014
151 Poland 2.00 2014
152 Montenegro 1.70 2014
153 Iceland 1.60 2014
153 New Zealand 1.60 2014
155 United States 1.40 2014
156 Slovenia 1.10 2014
156 Italy 1.10 2014
156 Greece 1.10 2014
159 Romania 0.80 2014
160 Cyprus 0.70 2014
160 Ireland 0.70 2014
162 United Kingdom 0.60 2014
162 Australia 0.60 2014
162 Spain 0.60 2014
162 Switzerland 0.60 2014
166 Korea 0.40 2014
166 Belgium 0.40 2014
168 Czech Republic 0.30 2014
168 Canada 0.30 2014
170 France 0.20 2014
170 Slovak Republic 0.20 2014
172 Netherlands 0.10 2014
172 Luxembourg 0.10 2014
172 Austria 0.10 2014
172 Andorra 0.10 2014
176 San Marino 0.00 2014
176 Japan 0.00 2014
176 Finland 0.00 2014
176 Sweden 0.00 2014
176 Monaco 0.00 2014
176 Norway 0.00 2014
176 Denmark 0.00 2014
176 Germany 0.00 2014

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual