Low healthcare expenditure a concern

Published: 18th October 2018 11:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 25th October 2018 03:05 PM   |  A+A-

While India's total spending on healthcare has rised steadily, it remains extremely low as a percentage of GDP. According to data put out by KPMG in a recent study, healthcare spending as a percentage of GDP is a concern because it is comparatively low at approximately 4 per cent. And more than two-thirds of the expenditure is borne by the individuals themselves.

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