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Argentina Health Care Utilization and Expenditure Survey 2003


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta de Utilización y Gasto en Servicios de Salud y Medicamentos 2003
Argentina (ARG)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
06/2003 - 07/2003
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview

The 2003 survey was the first national survey to capture data on health care use, coverage, and expenditures. Emphasis was placed on medication use and expenditures. The sample was 2,317 individuals of all ages.

A preliminary report on the results of the survey and select tables are available as part of the Directorate of Health Statistics and Information's series of publications based on the health statistics system (series 10, no. 17, 18, and 19).