The country’s Total Health Expenditures at current prices grew by
The 2017 Total Health Expenditures (THE) comprised of
Every Filipino spent
Per capita health spending of Filipinos in 2017 grew by
1/ Derived using the consumer price index (CPI) for all items, 2012=100
2/ The annual estimates (as of July of the reference year) are based on official 2010 Census-based population projections
(national level) using the estimation methodology approved by the PSA Board Resolution No. 1, Series of 2014.
These estimates are published and available on the PSA website: https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/attachments/hsd/pressrelease/Tabl...
Household spent the highest health expenditures in 2017
Household-out-of-pocket payment (OOP) posted
More than half of OOP amounting to
FOR THE NATIONAL STATISTICIAN:
JOSIE B. PEREZ
(Deputy National Statistician)
WAG/FSP/EBS Source: Philippine Statistics Authority