Health expenditure, public (% of GDP) - Country Ranking - Europe

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).

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 Sweden 10.02 2014
2 Netherlands 9.48 2014
3 Denmark 9.16 2014
4 France 9.02 2014
5 Austria 8.73 2014
6 Germany 8.70 2014
7 Norway 8.31 2014
8 Belgium 8.25 2014
9 Switzerland 7.70 2014
10 United Kingdom 7.58 2014
11 Finland 7.29 2014
12 Iceland 7.18 2014
13 Italy 6.99 2014
14 Bosnia and Herzegovina 6.81 2014
15 Malta 6.74 2014
16 Slovenia 6.62 2014
17 Serbia 6.42 2014
18 Spain 6.40 2014
19 Croatia 6.39 2014
20 Andorra 6.34 2014
21 Czech Republic 6.26 2014
22 Portugal 6.16 2014
23 Slovak Republic 5.84 2014
24 Luxembourg 5.82 2014
25 San Marino 5.74 2014
26 Moldova 5.30 2014
27 Ireland 5.14 2014
28 Estonia 5.03 2014
29 Greece 4.99 2014
30 Hungary 4.88 2014
31 Bulgaria 4.61 2014
32 Poland 4.51 2014
33 Romania 4.47 2014
34 Lithuania 4.45 2014
35 Turkey 4.19 2014
36 Macedonia 4.10 2014
37 Monaco 3.84 2014
38 Belarus 3.74 2014
39 Latvia 3.72 2014
40 Montenegro 3.67 2014
41 Ukraine 3.60 2014
42 Cyprus 3.33 2014
43 Albania 2.94 2014

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Original Source Notes: All the health expenditure indicators refer to expenditures by financing agent except external resources which is a financing source. When the number is smaller than 0.05%, the percentage may appear as zero. In countries where the fiscal year begins in Ju

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual