Industry insights

2019 Healthcare market insights in Latin and North Americas

Check the overview of market forces, key trends, healthcare spending and other factors affecting the US and Latin American healthcare marketplace.

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Healthcare Market Insights in Latin and North Americas
US spends 17.8% of GDP - this is the highest percentage in the world. The global average is just 6.8%.
  • The US will continue to account for a disproportionately large percentage of its GDP. Currently, the US spends 17.8% of GDP - this is the highest percentage in the world. The global average is just 6.8%.
  • Key trends changing the healthcare markets in Latin America are technological innovations, rapid adoption of electronic medical records and telemedicine.
  • The three major forces reshaping the Latin American healthcare market are Ageing population, Obesity epidemic and lack of efficiency. 

Sources:

  • Understanding the US’s Regional Healthcare Markets | 2018: BMI Research
  • Global Health Intelligence (GHI)
  • World Bank Open Data, 2014;7 IOVIA, Feb 2018 | Note: Out-of-Pocket excludes any prepayment for health services, including private insurance

Where the city meets the beach‎

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