National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology (NICHSR)
Health Economics Information Resources: A Self-Study Course
Module 2 - Sources and Characteristics of Information Relating to Health Care Financing in the US
Health care expenditures as percentage of GDP
Source: CMS. Office of the Actuary, National Health Statistics Group.
Rapid growth in the health spending share of GDP stabilized beginning in 1993. Note the sharp upward curve between 1980 and 1992.