Govt spent 2.1% of GDP on healthcare in FY23, healthcare expenditure: Economic Survey 2023

  • The central and state governments’ budgeted expenditure on the health sector reached 2.1 per cent of the gross domestic product in 2022-23 while the revised estimate the year before was 2.2 per cent of the GDP
  • The share of expenditure on health in the total expenditure on social services, said the survey report, has increased from 21 per cent in 2018-19 to 26 per cent in 2022-23.