Singapore - Health expenditure

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP) in Singapore was 2.87 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 2.87 in 2014, while its lowest value was 1.34 in 1999.

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 Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 1.48
1996 1.47
1997 1.45
1998 1.44
1999 1.34
2000 1.49
2001 1.48
2002 1.78
2003 2.28
2004 2.14
2005 2.74
2006 2.65
2007 2.50
2008 2.71
2009 2.75
2010 2.58
2011 2.59
2012 2.72
2013 2.79
2014 2.87

Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure)

The value for Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure) in Singapore was 41.74 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 53.60 in 1998 and a minimum value of 26.81 in 2005.

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 Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 49.61
1996 48.70
1997 48.11
1998 53.60
1999 52.51
2000 45.01
2001 37.45
2002 37.24
2003 37.13
2004 32.46
2005 26.81
2006 27.38
2007 27.63
2008 30.69
2009 35.73
2010 34.66
2011 34.24
2012 35.55
2013 38.35
2014 41.74

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure) in Singapore was 14.15 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 14.15 in 2014, while its lowest value was 4.65 in 2001.

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 Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 9.29
1996 7.86
1997 9.60
1998 9.90
1999 9.39
2000 7.08
2001 4.65
2002 6.41
2003 9.06
2004 7.44
2005 7.89
2006 7.86
2007 7.86
2008 8.57
2009 10.20
2010 9.75
2011 10.02
2012 11.10
2013 12.69
2014 14.15

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP) in Singapore was 2.05 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 2.05 in 2014, while its lowest value was 0.89 in 2001.

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 Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 1.46
1996 1.39
1997 1.34
1998 1.66
1999 1.48
2000 1.22
2001 0.89
2002 1.06
2003 1.35
2004 1.03
2005 1.00
2006 1.00
2007 0.96
2008 1.20
2009 1.53
2010 1.37
2011 1.35
2012 1.50
2013 1.74
2014 2.05

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP) in Singapore was 4.92 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 4.92 in 2014, while its lowest value was 2.37 in 2001.

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 Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 2.94
1996 2.86
1997 2.80
1998 3.10
1999 2.82
2000 2.71
2001 2.37
2002 2.84
2003 3.63
2004 3.17
2005 3.74
2006 3.66
2007 3.46
2008 3.91
2009 4.27
2010 3.96
2011 3.93
2012 4.22
2013 4.53
2014 4.92

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services