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Australia's health 2010 supplementary tables

$ million
Revenue type 1984–85 1992–93 1997–98 2002–03 2006–07 2007–08
Medicare levy 1,223 2,415 3,760 5,000 7,235 8,049
Total taxation revenue 52,970 88,760 130,984 192,131 257,392 278,376
Per cent
Revenue type 1984–85 1992–93 1997–98 2002–03 2006–07 2007–08
Medicare levy as a proportion of total taxation revenue 2.3 2.7 2.9 2.6 2.8 2.9
Medicare levy as a proportion of Australian Government recurrent health expenditure 18.9 18.2 20.2 16.8 18.4 18.2

Sources

Commonwealth of Australia (various years). Budget Paper No.1. Canberra: AG.

AIHW Health Expenditure Database.