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United States of America - Current health expenditure as a share of GDP

16.8 (%) in 2015

In 2015, health expenditure as a share of GDP for United States of America was 16.8 %. Health expenditure as a share of GDP of United States of America increased from 13.2 % in 2001 to 16.8 % in 2015 growing at an average annual rate of 1.79 %.

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What is health expenditure as a share of GDP?

Level of current health expenditure expressed as a percentage of GDP. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year. This indicator does not include capital health expenditures such as buildings, machinery, IT and stocks of vaccines for emergency or outbreaks.

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What is United States of America health expenditure as a share of GDP?

Date Value Change, %
2015 16.8 1.94 %
2014 16.5 1.18 %
2013 16.3 -0.20 %
2012 16.4 -0.02 %
2011 16.4 -0.24 %
2010 16.4 0.36 %
2009 16.3 6.83 %
2008 15.3 2.64 %
2007 14.9 1.64 %
2006 14.7 0.79 %
2005 14.5 0.03 %
2004 14.5