The United States of America is the top country by health expenditure as a share of GDP in the world. As of 2014, health expenditure as a share of GDP in the United States of America was 17.1 %. The top 5 countries also includes Marshall Islands, Tuvalu, Maldives, and Micronesia (Federated States of).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.