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Total health expenditure, PPP$ per capita, WHO estimates

Full name:
Total health expenditure, purchasing power parity (USD) per capita, WHO estimates
Unit:
PPP$ per capita
Type of measure:
Population-weighted country group average, Rate
Visualizations:
Data source:
European Health for All database
Data source notes:
The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
•    SDR: age-standardized death rates (see HFA-DB user manual/Technical notes, page 13, for details)
•    FTE: full-time equivalent
•    PP: physical persons
•    PPP$: purchasing power parities expressed in US $, an internationally comparable scale reflecting the relative domestic purchasing powers of currencies.

Indicator notes:
Total health expenditure, PPP$ per capita, WHO estimates
Indicator code: E992702.T

These estimates were produced by WHO using multiple information sources and special techniques (see the World Health Report 2002 for details), therefore they may somewhat differ from official national statistics reported by countries (see indicator 992701, also for definition of the total expenditure on health in international dollars).