This chart collection explores how well being spending is predicted 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 price of 9.3% per capita from the prior yr. Most of this progress was because of authorities spending on public well being actions and different pandemic aid. Nonetheless, the CMS actuaries anticipate well being spending to return to extra regular progress charges within the coming years. They challenge that per capita well being spending will develop at a price of 4.5% on common from 2021 to 2030.
It’s a part of the Peterson-Kaiser Health System Tracker, a web based info hub devoted to monitoring and assessing the efficiency of the U.S. well being system.