Table of contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Summary
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 What is health expenditure?
    • 1.2 The structure of the health sector and its flow of funds
    • 1.3 Structure of this report
  • 2 Health expenditure
    • 2.1 Health expenditure and the GDP
    • 2.2 Government health expenditure and tax revenue
    • 2.3 Health expenditure per person
    • 2.4 Recurrent health expenditure
  • 3 Sources of funds
    • 3.1 Broad trends
    • 3.2 Australian Government expenditure
    • 3.3 State and territory expenditure
    • 3.4 Nongovernment expenditure
  • Appendix A: National health expenditure matrixes
  • Appendix B: State and territory health expenditure matrixes
  • Appendix C: Data sources and methods
  • Appendix D: Data quality statement for AIHW health expenditure data—2016–17
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • List of boxes
  • Related publications