Nigeria: Health spending per capita

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 Nigeria

Health spending per capita

 Latest value 69.76
 Year 2020
 Measure U.S. dollars
 Data availability 2000 - 2020
 Average 65.88
 Min - Max 17.65 - 106.12
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Nigeria from 2000 to 2020. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 65.88 U.S. dollars with a minimum of 17.65 U.S. dollars in 2000 and a maximum of 106.12 U.S. dollars in 2014. The latest value from 2020 is 69.76 U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 179 countries is 1229.55 U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Nigeria - Health spending per capita - recent values

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Nigeria - Health spending per capita - historical chart - 2000-2020




Definition: Current expenditures on health per capita in current US dollars. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Health spending per capita 69.76 2020 U.S. dollars
 Health spending as percent of GDP 3.38 2020 percent
 Life expectancy 52.68 2021 years
 Life expectancy, female 53.07 2021 years
 Life expectancy, male 52.29 2021 years
 Birth rate 37.12 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 13.08 2021 deaths per 1000 people
 Fertility rate 5.24 2021 births per woman
 HIV infections 1.30 2021 percent
 Tuberculosis 219.00 2022 cases per 100,000 people
 Diabetes prevalence 3.60 2021 percent
 Prevalence of anemia among children 68.90 2019 percent
 Prevalence of undernourishment 12.70 2020 percent
 Access to drinking water, rural 21.2 2022 percent
 Access to drinking water, urban 35.7 2022 percent
 Suicides 3.50 2019 suicides per 100,000 people
 DPT immunization rate 56 2021 percent
 Hepatitis B immunization rate 56 2021 percent
 Measles immunization rate 59 2021 percent
 Traffic accident deaths 20.70 2019 deaths per 100,000 people
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