This chart assortment explores how well being spending is anticipated to develop in coming years, primarily based on Nationwide Well being Expenditure projections from federal actuaries.
Well being spending grew quickly in 2020, at a fee of 9.3% per capita from the prior 12 months. Most of this progress was as a result of authorities spending on public well being actions and different pandemic aid. Nevertheless, the CMS actuaries count on well being spending to return to extra regular progress charges within the coming years. They undertaking that per capita well being spending will develop at a fee of 4.5% on common from 2021 to 2030.
It’s a part of the Peterson-Kaiser Well being System Tracker, a web-based info hub devoted to monitoring and assessing the efficiency of the U.S. well being system.