Relationship between Healthcare Spending and Health

High healthcare spending does not necessarily mean better health. Even with lower spending people can live healthier lives and live longer. Generally developed countries tend to high healthcare expenditures whether funded by the state or by private individuals.

I came across the following charts showing the relationship between healthcare expenditures and life expectancy.

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Source: Global Investor 2.12, November 2012, Credit Suisse

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