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    Rising Healthcare Costs & Statistics in India

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    January 6, 2016

    While India remains a country with one of the lowest healthcare costs across the world, how much is an average Indian able to afford treatment is another matter. According to WHO, 70% of Indians continue to pay for medical expenses out of the pocket, in comparison to just 30-40% in other Asian countries like Sri Lanka.

    Let’s understand India’s rising health costs through this statistical infograph: 

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