Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • Shares of expenditure
      • Growth in expenditure
      • Percentage of GDP
      • Government share of expenditure
      • Expenditure in each state and territory
      • International comparisons
  • Body section
    • 1 Background
      • 1.1 The structure of the health sector and its flow of funds
      • 1.2 Changes to AIHW estimates
      • 1.3 Revisions to ABS estimates
      • 1.4 Structure of report
    • 2 Total health expenditure
      • 2.1 Nominal change in health expenditure
      • 2.2 Health expenditure and the GDP
      • 2.3 Health expenditure per person
      • 2.4 Recurrent health expenditure
    • 3 Funding of health expenditure
      • 3.1 Broad trends
      • 3.2 Australian Government funding
      • 3.3 State and territory governments and local government authorities
      • 3.4 Non-government funding
    • 4 Health expenditure and funding, by area of health expenditure
      • 4.1 Recurrent expenditure
      • 4.2 Capital expenditure
      • 4.3 Non-specific tax expenditures
    • 5 International comparisons
      • 5.1 Health expenditure in OECD countries
      • 5.2 Health expenditure in the Asia-Pacific region
      • 5.3 Australian health expenditure using the OECD System of Health Accounts framework
    • 6 Technical notes
      • 6.1 General
      • 6.2 Definition of health expenditure
      • 6.3 Data and methods used to produce estimates
      • 6.4 Changes in data sources and methodologies used in this report
      • 6.5 Changes in ABS estimates of GDP
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix tables
      • Appendix A: National health expenditure matrices, 2007–08 to 2009–10
        • Notes to Appendix A tables
      • Appendix B: State and territory health expenditure matrices, 2007–08 to 2009–10
        • Notes to Appendix B tables
      • Appendix C: Detailed disaggregation of selected areas of health expenditure, 2008–09
        • Notes to Appendix C tables
      • Appendix D: Price indexes and deflation
        • Price indexes
      • Appendix E: Population
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes