* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Healthcare price index, world average = 100, 2017:

The average for 2017 based on 167 countries was 70.35 index points. The highest value was in Switzerland: 241.55 index points and the lowest value was in Ukraine: 14.37 index points. The indicator is available from 2017 to 2017. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: index points; Source: World Bank International Comparison Program
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Countries Healthcare prices, 2017 Global rank Available data
Switzerland 241.55 1 2017 - 2017
Bermuda 228.75 2 2017 - 2017
Iceland 228.54 3 2017 - 2017
Norway 198.81 4 2017 - 2017
Sweden 189.48 5 2017 - 2017
Israel 186.3 6 2017 - 2017
USA 179.52 7 2017 - 2017
Ireland 177.7 8 2017 - 2017
Bahamas 170.78 9 2017 - 2017
Luxembourg 164.28 10 2017 - 2017
Australia 163.44 11 2017 - 2017
Finland 150.05 12 2017 - 2017
Denmark 147.83 13 2017 - 2017
Barbados 146.66 14 2017 - 2017
Netherlands 142.84 15 2017 - 2017
Hong Kong 138.09 16 2017 - 2017
Austria 136.98 17 2017 - 2017
Singapore 136.56 18 2017 - 2017
UK 136.42 19 2017 - 2017
Italy 135.99 20 2017 - 2017
Costa Rica 131.92 21 2017 - 2017
Belgium 128.34 22 2017 - 2017
Canada 127.09 23 2017 - 2017
Uruguay 124.42 24 2017 - 2017
Japan 122.84 25 2017 - 2017
Spain 121.63 26 2017 - 2017
New Zealand 118.85 27 2017 - 2017
Germany 112.67 28 2017 - 2017
Cyprus 109.91 29 2017 - 2017
France 109.69 30 2017 - 2017
Brazil 108.45 31 2017 - 2017
Aruba 106.78 32 2017 - 2017
Montserrat 102.06 33 2017 - 2017
UA Emirates 100.38 34 2017 - 2017
Kuwait 97.43 35 2017 - 2017
Tr.&Tobago 96.79 36 2017 - 2017
Saint Lucia 95.59 37 2017 - 2017
Ant.& Barb. 95.32 38 2017 - 2017
Greece 95.17 39 2017 - 2017
Chile 94.72 40 2017 - 2017
Qatar 92.45 41 2017 - 2017
Malta 91.88 42 2017 - 2017
Slovenia 90 43 2017 - 2017
Portugal 89.41 44 2017 - 2017
Panama 88.8 45 2017 - 2017
Oman 81.5 46 2017 - 2017
Angola 81.24 47 2017 - 2017
Honduras 79.36 48 2017 - 2017
Djibouti 78.98 49 2017 - 2017
South Korea 78.79 50 2017 - 2017
Bahrain 78.14 51 2017 - 2017
Mexico 77.5 52 2017 - 2017
Belize 76.59 53 2017 - 2017
Dominica 74.92 54 2017 - 2017
Swaziland 73.31 55 2017 - 2017
St. Vincent & ... 72.38 56 2017 - 2017
Grenada 72.22 57 2017 - 2017
Estonia 71.8 58 2017 - 2017
South Africa 71.11 59 2017 - 2017
Namibia 69.59 60 2017 - 2017
Brunei 68.67 61 2017 - 2017
Mauritius 68.48 62 2017 - 2017
Ecuador 67.88 63 2017 - 2017
Argentina 67.49 64 2017 - 2017
Saudi Arabia 67.05 65 2017 - 2017
Seychelles 66.34 66 2017 - 2017
Gabon 64.92 67 2017 - 2017
Ivory Coast 62.72 68 2017 - 2017
China 61.64 69 2017 - 2017
Morocco 61.03 70 2017 - 2017
Iraq 60.89 71 2017 - 2017
El Salvador 59.68 72 2017 - 2017
Peru 59.47 73 2017 - 2017
Lesotho 58.73 74 2017 - 2017
Croatia 58.08 75 2017 - 2017
Eq. Guinea 57.46 76 2017 - 2017
Guyana 57.21 77 2017 - 2017
Slovakia 56.89 78 2017 - 2017
Cameroon 56.64 79 2017 - 2017
Domin. Rep. 56.62 80 2017 - 2017
Niger 55.68 81 2017 - 2017
Haiti 55.23 82 2017 - 2017
R. of Congo 54.25 83 2017 - 2017
Paraguay 52.8 84 2017 - 2017
Hungary 52.59 85 2017 - 2017
Malaysia 51.61 86 2017 - 2017
Chad 51.53 87 2017 - 2017
Latvia 51.26 88 2017 - 2017
Jordan 49.84 89 2017 - 2017
C.A. Republic 49.57 90 2017 - 2017
Maldives 49.28 91 2017 - 2017
Lithuania 49.17 92 2017 - 2017
Fiji 49.03 93 2017 - 2017
Mali 48.95 94 2017 - 2017
Poland 48.62 95 2017 - 2017
Togo 48.58 96 2017 - 2017
Bolivia 48.48 97 2017 - 2017
Botswana 48.25 98 2017 - 2017
Bosnia & Herz. 47.91 99 2017 - 2017
Zimbabwe 47.54 100 2017 - 2017
Guinea 47.21 101 2017 - 2017
Philippines 47.07 102 2017 - 2017
Cape Verde 46.67 103 2017 - 2017
Jamaica 46.67 104 2017 - 2017
Taiwan 46.6 105 2017 - 2017
Czechia 46.54 106 2017 - 2017
Colombia 45.51 107 2017 - 2017
Ghana 45.36 108 2017 - 2017
Rwanda 45.27 109 2017 - 2017
DR Congo 45.22 110 2017 - 2017
Comoros 45.04 111 2017 - 2017
Malawi 44.06 112 2017 - 2017
Thailand 43.3 113 2017 - 2017
Burundi 43.18 114 2017 - 2017
Mozambique 43.18 115 2017 - 2017
Mauritania 42.93 116 2017 - 2017
Benin 42.63 117 2017 - 2017
Tunisia 42.49 118 2017 - 2017
Senegal 42.36 119 2017 - 2017
Kenya 41.15 120 2017 - 2017
Liberia 39.82 121 2017 - 2017
G.-Bissau 38.57 122 2017 - 2017
S.T.&Principe 38.33 123 2017 - 2017
Burkina Faso 38.07 124 2017 - 2017
Suriname 37.9 125 2017 - 2017
Montenegro 37.68 126 2017 - 2017
Zambia 37.42 127 2017 - 2017
Madagascar 35.82 128 2017 - 2017
Nigeria 35.8 129 2017 - 2017
Iran 35.59 130 2017 - 2017
Gambia 35.37 131 2017 - 2017
Russia 34.94 132 2017 - 2017
Indonesia 34.05 133 2017 - 2017
Nicaragua 33.6 134 2017 - 2017
Armenia 33.24 135 2017 - 2017
Algeria 33.2 136 2017 - 2017
Bangladesh 33.09 137 2017 - 2017
Georgia 32.97 138 2017 - 2017
Serbia 32.92 139 2017 - 2017
Romania 32.88 140 2017 - 2017
Bulgaria 32.03 141 2017 - 2017
Pakistan 31.71 142 2017 - 2017
Vietnam 31.42 143 2017 - 2017
Sierra Leone 31.3 144 2017 - 2017
North Macedonia 31.26 145 2017 - 2017
Moldova 31.23 146 2017 - 2017
Tanzania 31.11 147 2017 - 2017
Cambodia 30.95 148 2017 - 2017
Kazakhstan 30.55 149 2017 - 2017
Ethiopia 29.84 150 2017 - 2017
Kyrgyzstan 29.13 151 2017 - 2017
Turkey 28.66 152 2017 - 2017
Tajikistan 28.46 153 2017 - 2017
Belarus 26.83 154 2017 - 2017
Uganda 26.83 155 2017 - 2017
Azerbaijan 26.68 156 2017 - 2017
Mongolia 24.95 157 2017 - 2017
India 24.62 158 2017 - 2017
Albania 24.17 159 2017 - 2017
Laos 22.3 160 2017 - 2017
Burma 22.18 161 2017 - 2017
Nepal 22.07 162 2017 - 2017
Sri Lanka 19.65 163 2017 - 2017
Bhutan 18.71 164 2017 - 2017
Egypt 18.61 165 2017 - 2017
Sudan 17.28 166 2017 - 2017
Ukraine 14.37 167 2017 - 2017



Definition: A broad-based healthcare cost index that allows comparison between countries. The world average is set at 100 and higher index values indicate higher a healthcare cost.
241.55
228.75
228.54
198.81
189.48
186.30
179.52
177.70
170.78
164.28
163.44
150.05
147.83
146.66
142.84
138.09
136.98
136.56
136.42
135.99
131.92
128.34
127.09
124.42
122.84
121.63
118.85
112.67
109.91
109.69
108.45
106.78
102.06
100.38
97.43
96.79
95.59
95.32
95.17
94.72
92.45
91.88
90.00
89.41
88.80
81.50
81.24
79.36
78.98
78.79
78.14
77.50
76.59
74.92
73.31
72.38
72.22
71.80
71.11
69.59
68.67
68.48
67.88
67.49
67.05
66.34
64.92
62.72
61.64
61.03
60.89
59.68
59.47
58.73
58.08
57.46
57.21
56.89
56.64
56.62
55.68
55.23
54.25
52.80
52.59
51.61
51.53
51.26
49.84
49.57
49.28
49.17
49.03
48.95
48.62
48.58
48.48
48.25
47.91
47.54
47.21
47.07
46.67
46.67
46.60
46.54
45.51
45.36
45.27
45.22
45.04
44.06
43.30
43.18
43.18
42.93
42.63
42.49
42.36
41.15
39.82
38.57
38.33
38.07
37.90
37.68
37.42
35.82
35.80
35.59
35.37
34.94
34.05
33.60
33.24
33.20
33.09
32.97
32.92
32.88
32.03
31.71
31.42
31.30
31.26
31.23
31.11
30.95
30.55
29.84
29.13
28.66
28.46
26.83
26.83
26.68
24.95
24.62
24.17
22.30
22.18
22.07
19.65
18.71
18.61
17.28
14.37
0
60.4
120.8
181.2
241.55
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