Suriname: Health spending per capita

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 Suriname

Health spending per capita

 Latest value 459.56
 Year 2020
 Measure U.S. dollars
 Data availability 2000 - 2020
 Average 340.35
 Min - Max 91.58 - 592.98
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Suriname from 2000 to 2020. The average value for Suriname during that period was 340.35 U.S. dollars with a minimum of 91.58 U.S. dollars in 2001 and a maximum of 592.98 U.S. dollars in 2019. The latest value from 2020 is 459.56 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
Suriname - Health spending per capita - recent values

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Suriname - 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 459.56 2020 U.S. dollars
 Health spending as percent of GDP 6.77 2020 percent
 Life expectancy 70.27 2021 years
 Life expectancy, female 73.55 2021 years
 Life expectancy, male 67.21 2021 years
 Birth rate 18.15 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 8.67 2021 deaths per 1000 people
 Fertility rate 2.35 2021 births per woman
 HIV infections 1.30 2021 percent
 Tuberculosis 29.00 2022 cases per 100,000 people
 Diabetes prevalence 12.70 2021 percent
 Prevalence of anemia among children 25.90 2019 percent
 Prevalence of undernourishment 8.20 2020 percent
 Access to drinking water, rural 40.8 2022 percent
 Access to drinking water, urban 63.4 2022 percent
 Suicides 25.40 2019 suicides per 100,000 people
 DPT immunization rate 72 2021 percent
 Hepatitis B immunization rate 72 2021 percent
 Measles immunization rate 58 2021 percent
 Traffic accident deaths 15.30 2019 deaths per 100,000 people
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