Table 1.

Percentage of healthcare budget spent on different sectors of care in Netherlands, 1994

Healthcare sector% of total*
Hospital care32.1
Nursing homes8.9
Old people's homes:
  Medical costs3.7
  Living costs5.4
Psychiatric care7.1
Institutions for mentally and physically disabled people8.6
Primary medical and paramedical services (excluding dental care)5.7
Dental care4.0
Pharmaceutical care8.8
Home care and other small sectors10.4
Healthcare administration5.3
  • * Healthcare spending in 1994 was 59.5 bn guilders (£21.3bn, $32.7 bn), 9.7% of gross national product