South Africa - Out-of-Pocket Expenditure

Since 2014, South Africa Out-Of-Pocket Expenditure decreased by 1.9points year on year. With 7.19 Percent of Health Expenditure in 2019, the country was ranked number 173 among other countries in Out-Of-Pocket Expenditure. South Africa is overtaken by Namibia, which was ranked number 172 with 7.55 Percent of Health Expenditure and is followed by Monaco at 7 Percent of Health Expenditure. Yemen ranked the highest with 85.7 Percent of Health Expenditure in 2019, a growth of 1.7points compared to 2018. Armenia, Azerbaijan and Nigeria respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Venezuela witnessed the best average annual growth at +14.8points per year, while Brunei was the worst growing country at -12points per year.

Loading...

Date Percent of Health Expenditure
2019 7.19
2018 7.41
2017 7.77
2016 7.75
2015 7.70
Download all data from 2000 to 2019

How does South Africa rank in Out-Of-Pocket Expenditure?

# 186 Countries Percent of Health Expenditure Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Yemen
85.70 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.3 % View data
2 #2
Armenia
85.59 % 2019 +1.1 % +0.7 % View data
172 #172
Namibia
7.55 % 2019 -0.7 % -3.0 % View data
173 #173
South Africa
7.19 % 2019 -3.0 % -1.9 % View data
174 #174
Monaco
7.00 % 2019 +1.1 % +3.6 % View data
Compare all 186 countries

Go Top