A data from the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Health Expenditure Database and the World Health Statistics report for Healthy Life Expectancy explains the state of health in America. More than 27 million Americans living without health insurance. 58% of US community hospitals are non-profit, 21% are government owned, and 21% are for-profit.
It describes three key measures of health in each country such as:
1. healthy life expectancy at birth,
2. current health expenditure (CHE) per capita,
3. current health expenditure (CHE) as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP).
The top three Countries by healthy life expectancy in the America is given as follows:
1. Canada - 73.2 years
2. Costa Rica - 70.9 years
3. Cuba - 69.9 years
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