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Cost Per Person - details

U.S.: 250% times the average of other countries

Other free-market countries:
40% times the U.S. cost per person

Detailed information for this topic is provided below

Below is information
from the OECD October 2012 report
in two ways: by country and by decreasing cost


In Alphabetical Order by Country

Cost per person in the U.S. = $8,233  (from October 2012 OECD report)
Cost per person as per the average of the other 29 countries = $3,303
$8,233 / $3,303 = 2.5

Industrialized Country
Cost Per Person
in 2010

Australia
Austria
Belgium
Canada
Czech Republic
Denmark
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Hungary
Iceland
Ireland
Italy
Japan
Korea
Luxembourg
Mexico
Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Slovak Republic
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey
United Kingdom
United States


3670
4395
3969
4445
1884
4464
3251
3974
4338
2914
1601
3309
3718
2964
3035
2035
4786
916
5056
3022
5388
1389
2728
2096
3056
3758
5270
913
3433
8233


In Order of Decreasing Cost Per Person
Cost per person in the U.S. = $8,233  (from October 2012 OECD report)
Cost per person as per the average of the other 29 countries = $3,303
$8,233 / $3,3303 = 2.5

Industrialized Country
Cost Per Person
in 2010

United States
Norway
Switzerland
Netherlands
Luxembourg
Denmark
Canada
Austria
Germany
France
Belgium
 Sweden
Ireland
Finland
United Kingdom
Iceland
Australia
Spain
Japan
New Zealand
Italy
Greece
Portugal
Slovak Republic
Korea
Czech Republic
Hungary
Poland
Mexico
Turkey


8233
5388
5270
5056
4786
4464
4445
4395
4338
3974
3969
3758
3718
3670
3433
3309
3351
3056
3035
3022
2964
2914
2728
2096
2035
1884
1601
1389
916
913


Explanation of Bolding

Ability to minimize deaths due to preventable causes

Bolded countries in green are best performers regarding preventable causes.
Bolded countries in red is the worst performer.

Source

October 2012 report of industrialized countries health care spending by the  "Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development” (OECD)

 

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