Italy - Health expenditure

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP) in Italy was 2.16 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 2.28 in 1998, while its lowest value was 2.03 in 2008.

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 2.11
1996 2.16
1997 2.22
1998 2.28
1999 2.26
2000 2.20
2001 2.07
2002 2.12
2003 2.12
2004 2.07
2005 2.12
2006 2.10
2007 2.03
2008 2.03
2009 2.10
2010 2.14
2011 2.16

Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure)

The value for Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure) in Italy was 77.25 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 77.88 in 2009 and a minimum value of 70.35 in 1998.

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 70.78
1996 70.58
1997 70.85
1998 70.35
1999 70.75
2000 72.51
2001 74.65
2002 74.50
2003 74.49
2004 75.96
2005 76.20
2006 76.58
2007 76.55
2008 77.51
2009 77.88
2010 77.62
2011 77.25

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure) in Italy was 14.72 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 14.72 in 2011, while its lowest value was 9.79 in 1995.

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 9.79
1996 9.93
1997 10.80
1998 11.05
1999 11.45
2000 12.67
2001 12.78
2002 13.12
2003 12.87
2004 13.77
2005 14.15
2006 14.18
2007 13.88
2008 14.36
2009 14.22
2010 14.72
2011 14.72

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP) in Italy was 7.34 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 7.41 in 2010, while its lowest value was 5.11 in 1995.

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 5.11
1996 5.18
1997 5.39
1998 5.40
1999 5.48
2000 5.81
2001 6.10
2002 6.18
2003 6.19
2004 6.54
2005 6.78
2006 6.87
2007 6.61
2008 6.98
2009 7.38
2010 7.41
2011 7.34

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP) in Italy was 9.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 9.55 in 2010, while its lowest value was 7.22 in 1995.

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).

See also:

Year Value
1995 7.22
1996 7.34
1997 7.61
1998 7.68
1999 7.74
2000 8.01
2001 8.17
2002 8.30
2003 8.31
2004 8.62
2005 8.90
2006 8.97
2007 8.64
2008 9.00
2009 9.48
2010 9.55
2011 9.50

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services