Table of contents

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Contents

  • Foreword
  • Notes on Statistics
  • Tables Figures Introduction
  • Scope and Classification Sources and Quality of Data Synopsis
  • Expenditure in Real Terms
  • Chapter 1 Total Health Expenditure: 1970-71 to 1984-85
    • Total Health Expenditure in Brief
    • Capital Expenditure
    • Capital Consumption
    • Total Health Expenditure by Source of Funds
      • Commonwealth Government
      • State and Local Government
      • Private Sector
    • Total Health Expenditure and Gross Domestic Product
  • Chapter 2 Comparisons of National Health Expenditures
    • Problems of Comparison
    • Trends in Health Expenditure Internationally
  • Chapter 3 Recurrent Health Expenditure
    • Long Term Trends
      • Shifts in Sources of Funding for Health
      • Changes in Inter-Government Funding Arrangements
      • Capital Consumption
    • Recurrent Health Expenditure 1981-82 to 1984-85
      • Changes in Recurrent Expenditure
      • Detailed Statistics on Recurrent Health Expenditure by Source of Funds and by Area of Expenditure
    • Major Areas of Recurrent Health Expenditure
      • Hospitals
      • Nursing Homes
      • Pharmaceuticals
      • Medical Services
      • Medical Services Utilisation
      • Medical Benefits Cover
  • Chapter 4 Capital Expenditure
    • Commonwealth Government Capital Expenditure
    • State and Local Government Capital Expenditure
    • Private Sector Capital Expenditure
  • Appendixes
    • A Classification of Expenditure
    • B Sources of Data
    • C Health Expenditure and Economy Wide Deflators (Base year 1984-85 = 100)
    • D Percentage Change in Health Expenditure and Economy WideDeflators 67
    • E Population: Age Distribution, 1983 to 1985
    • F Population: Mean Resident Populations, 1970-71 to 1984-85
    • G Health Insurance Arrangements 1969 to 1985
    • H Recurrent Health Expenditure: Area of Expenditure, Source of Funds, 1975-76 to 1984-85 (Detailed Tables)
    • I Annual Percentage Change in Real (Average 1984-85 Prices) Recurrent Health Expenditure, Area of expenditure by Source of Funds 1975-76 to 1984-85