National Health Expenditure Trends, 1975 to 2015 provides an overview of how much is spent on health care annually, in what areas money is spent and on whom, and where the money comes from. It features comparative expenditure data at the provincial/territorial and international levels, as well as Canadian health spending trends from 1975 to the present.
Read our report by topic:
- How much does Canada spend on health care?
- How has health spending growth changed over the last 40 years?
- How does Canada’s health spending compare internationally?
- Where are Canada’s health care dollars going?
- Where does Canada’s health care money come from?
- How does health spending differ across provinces and territories?
- How has health spending on seniors changed?
Companion products and highlights
Get the NHEX key facts in this 2-page summary
- Data tables
View macro-level health expenditure data in 600 data tables, by province/ territory and by year (interactive Quick Stats)
- Key findings
Highlights about health spending in Canada
- Briefing deck
A presentation of key findings of current health expenditure trends (mobile-friendly PDF version)
Comprehensive slide deck of reusable graphs with provincial, national and international health expenditure trends (mobile-friendly PDF version)
- Methodology notes
NHEX definitions, data sources, limitations and revisions
- Report archives
The past 5 years of National Health Expenditure Trends reports are available