UK health spending growth slowed

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Brits save fifth more than in 2004
Brits save fifth more than in 2004

%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%Britain spends a lower proportion of its economic output on health services than most of the G7 countries, a new report has revealed.

Between 1997 and 2012, total UK healthcare expenditure as a share of gross domestic product (GDP) measured amongst the lowest of the G7 countries, with only Italy spending less as a share of their GDP, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) found.