Mali - Out-of-pocket health expenditure

Out-of-pocket health expenditure (% of total expenditure on health)

Out-of-pocket health expenditure (% of total expenditure on health) in Mali was 54.34 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 69.69 in 1999, while its lowest value was 47.72 in 1995.

Definition: Out of pocket expenditure is any direct outlay by households, including gratuities and in-kind payments, to health practitioners and suppliers of pharmaceuticals, therapeutic appliances, and other goods and services whose primary intent is to contribute to the restoration or enhancement of the health status of individuals or population groups. It is a part of private health expenditure.

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 47.72
1996 60.41
1997 63.87
1998 65.53
1999 69.69
2000 66.50
2001 55.04
2002 59.59
2003 55.10
2004 50.49
2005 51.75
2006 51.45
2007 51.42
2008 53.06
2009 53.65
2010 56.25
2011 54.34

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services