Sierra Leone - Health expenditure per capita

Health expenditure per capita (current US$)

The value for Health expenditure per capita (current US$) in Sierra Leone was $68.54 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of $72.28 in 2009 and a minimum value of $19.51 in 2003.

Definition: Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditures as a ratio of total population. 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. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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 $34.19
1996 $37.00
1997 $31.40
1998 $23.86
1999 $28.50
2000 $26.87
2001 $31.86
2002 $34.82
2003 $19.51
2004 $34.34
2005 $38.76
2006 $37.71
2007 $55.24
2008 $63.17
2009 $72.28
2010 $67.73
2011 $68.54

Health expenditure per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $)

The latest value for Health expenditure per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $) in Sierra Leone was 165.24 as of 2011. Over the past 16 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 175.88 in 2009 and 53.62 in 2003.

Definition: Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditures as a ratio of total population. 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. Data are in international dollars converted using 2005 purchasing power parity (PPP) rates.

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 67.91
1996 72.62
1997 57.93
1998 55.97
1999 62.59
2000 65.89
2001 74.52
2002 90.84
2003 53.62
2004 94.33
2005 104.28
2006 97.90
2007 134.27
2008 140.97
2009 175.88
2010 171.30
2011 165.24

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services