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Table 9 Distribution of allocation of government health expenditure for 2016/17 and 2019/20 financial years (Rupees 000)

From: Assessing health system challenges and opportunities for better noncommunicable disease outcomes: the case of Mauritius

Budget Head(a) 2016/17(b) Percent(c) 2017/18(d) Percent(e) 2018/19(f) Percent(g) 2019/20(h) Percent% increase
General425,6003.90%454,7003.89%562,1004.68%571,7004.65%34%
Hospital & specialized services9,090,50083.40%9,784,90083.80%9,822,70081.75%10,007,90081.33%10%
Primary health care & public health1,168,90010.72%1,203,90010.31%1,374,80011.44%1,465,50011.91%25%
Treatment & prevention of HIV/AIDS108,2000.99%115,6000.99%121,2001.01%123,6001.00%14%
Prevention of NCDs & promotion of quality of life106,8000.98%117,9001.01%135,2001.13%137,3001.12%29%
TOTAL10,900,000100%11,677,000100%12,016,000100%12,306,000100%13%
  1. Sources: Republic of Mauritius [15, 51]