Provide a picture of health expenditure in Australia, by area of expenditure and funding, and to examine changes over time.

Collection details

Temporal coverage 

1/1/1960 to 30/6/2016

Geographical coverage

National and State


Data availability

  • Publications
  • Data cubes
  • Summary tables published in electronic form
  • Statistics

Client specified tables on request which may be subject to data provider approval (charges apply).

There are restrictions and limitations governing the availability or use of other data in this holding.

Data scope 

Health expenditure in Australia by the Australian Government, state and territory and local governments and non-government sources.



Metadata information and data quality statement (DQS)

Government health expenditure NMDS 2014
(METEOR 540601)

Health Expenditure Database 2020-21

(METEOR 767468)

External links and information 

Health and welfare expenditure - overview


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