Slovenia - 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 Slovenia was 12.95 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 13.24 in 2007, while its lowest value was 10.46 in 2001.

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 11.22
1996 11.79
1997 11.67
1998 11.85
1999 12.37
2000 11.46
2001 10.46
2002 11.50
2003 11.88
2004 11.76
2005 12.63
2006 11.75
2007 13.24
2008 12.13
2009 12.42
2010 12.94
2011 12.95

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health services