South Korea Healthcare Spending 2000-2024

Current expenditures on health per capita in current US dollars. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year.
  • South Korea healthcare spending for 2021 was $3,031, a 14.71% increase from 2020.
  • South Korea healthcare spending for 2020 was $2,642, a 1.82% increase from 2019.
  • South Korea healthcare spending for 2019 was $2,595, a 3.04% increase from 2018.
  • South Korea healthcare spending for 2018 was $2,519, a 12.48% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Per Capita (US $)
Norway $9,021
Denmark $7,375
Luxembourg $7,314
Sweden $6,915
Ireland $6,700
Iceland $6,636
Netherlands $6,531
Germany $6,503
Austria $6,491
Canada $6,086
United Kingdom $5,634
Italy $3,351
South Korea $3,031
Portugal $2,720
Slovenia $2,671
Estonia $2,036
Lithuania $1,840
Chile $1,479
Poland $1,183
South Korea Healthcare Spending - Historical Data
Year Per Capita (US $) % of GDP
2021 $3,031 0.00%
2020 $2,642 8.36%
2019 $2,595 8.14%
2018 $2,519 7.54%
2017 $2,239 7.11%
2016 $2,021 6.91%
2015 $1,913 6.65%
2014 $1,901 6.47%
2013 $1,709 6.25%
2012 $1,579 6.13%
2011 $1,531 6.01%
2010 $1,386 5.92%
2009 $1,123 5.78%
2008 $1,170 5.40%
2007 $1,244 5.11%
2006 $1,083 4.94%
2005 $901 4.62%
2004 $729 4.39%
2003 $654 4.42%
2002 $552 4.16%
2001 $515 4.43%
2000 $480 3.90%