In 2015, health expenditure as a share of GDP for Brazil was 8.9 %. Though Brazil health expenditure as a share of GDP fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 2001 - 2015 period ending at 8.9 % in 2015.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
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.