Country Rankings on Health Care Systems

Taiwan was ranked as the best health care provider in the world

Numbeo recently released the Health Care Index 2019 which was measured based on historical information about the health care in 89 countries.

The index covers 7 factors which were linked to the health care systems:

1) Skill and competency of medical staff;
2) Speed in completing examination and reports;
3) Equipment for modern diagnosis and treatment;
4) Accuracy and completeness in filling out reports;
5) Friendliness and courtesy of the staff;
6) Responsiveness (waitings) in medical institutions; and
7) Convenience of location for you

Countries which obtained the highest score on health care index are Taiwan (86.89), South Korea (83.59), Japan (80.48), Austria (79.46), and Denmark (79.22).

At the bottom of the list includes Morocco (39.35), Venezuela (40.17), Iraq (41.32), Azerbaijan (41.57), and Bangladesh (42.55).

2019 Health Care Index


Rank CountryHealth Care Index
1Taiwan86.22
2South Korea84.51
3Japan80.4
4Belgium79.44
5Denmark79.41
6Austria79.19
7Thailand79.06
8France78.55
9Netherlands77.81
10Spain77.77
11Australia76.38
12Czech Republic74.71
13United Kingdom74.71
14Germany74.32
15Norway74.14
16New Zealand73.62
17Finland73.49
18Israel73.44
19Switzerland72.68
20Ecuador72.47
21Qatar72.41
22Sri Lanka72.3
23Estonia72.12
24Canada70.99
25Sweden70.95
26Portugal70.72
27Singapore70.3
28Mexico69.72
29United States of America69.41
30Argentina69.39
31Turkey69.36
32India68.32
33United Arab Emirates67.99
34Malaysia67.61
35Lithuania67.58
36Colombia67.51
37Hong Kong67.35
38Italy67.14
39Iceland66.44
40Jordan66.12
41Lebanon65.9
42Philippines65.87
43Chile65.5
44Uruguay64.29
45Croatia64.14
46China64.03
47Slovenia62.81
48South Africa62.56
49Costa Rica62.56
50Poland62.15
51Indonesia61.98
52Panama61.41
53Pakistan60.58
54Slovakia60.06
55Latvia59.71
56Tunisia59.59
57Saudi Arabia59.07
58North Macedonia58.98
59Belarus58.01
60Russia57.63
61Nepal57.03
62Kuwait56.33
63Nigeria55.33
64Greece55.16
65Peru54.97
66Brazil54.64
67Vietnam54.54
68Romania54.49
69Algeria54.12
70Bulgaria54.04
71Puerto Rico54
72Bosnia And Herzegovina53.2
73Serbia52.56
74Georgia51.29
75Kazakhstan51.27
76Iran51.18
77Ukraine50.95
78Cyprus50.17
79Ireland48.58
80Hungary48.24
81Egypt44.22
82Venezuela41.24
83Bangladesh40.33
84Morocco36.87

 

Source: Numbeo
Full report: 2019 Health Care Index