Africa Scorecard on Domestic Financing for Health, 2019

2016 data 2017 data

The Africa Scorecard on Domestic Financing for Health is a tool for AU Member States to use in financial planning and expenditure tracking. This Scorecard is based on 2016 health financing data - the latest data currently available. As per an AU Assembly Declaration (27th AU Summit, 2016) the Scorecard will be updated annually and released each year

Government Spending on Health


Benchmark #1: per Capita
Target met Target not met No Data

0 of 55 AU Member States spent >$86.3 on health per capita

Member States that increased between 2015-2016 29

Benchmark #3: as a % of GDP
Target met Target not met No Data

0 of 55 AU Member States spent >5% of their GDP on health

Member States that achieved their highest spend in 2016 12

Benchmark #5: as a % of Govt budget
Target met Target not met No Data

0 of 55 AU Member States spent >15% of their Government Budget on health

Member States that increased between 2015-2016 35

Use the interactive map below to view details for each country. Select "View All Indicators" to see a more detailed view of the country or select "Compare Countries" to be able to compare between countries or accross regions.