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The problem with US healthcare in one chart


The Oxford Martin School's Dr Max Roser tracked the relationship between life expectancy and health expenditure over time, and found that the US stood out. In all OECD countries, life expectancy increased as health expenditure increased. In the US, the gains in life expectancy were remarkably smaller than in other high-income countries, particularly starting from the mid-1980s

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