TABLE A.4 Total National Medical Expenditures by CPI Stratum and Payee Type (in billions of dollars)

Total Expenditures

Year

Professional Services

Hospitals

Prescriptions

Expenditures

Shares

Expenditures

Shares

Expenditures

Shares

1999

165.15

32.15%

256.07

49.85%

92.43

17.99%

2000

177.20

31.94%

273.88

49.36%

103.74

18.70%

2001

213.90

33.18%

295.72

45.87%

135.04

20.95%

2002

248.60

33.62%

338.61

45.79%

152.28

20.59%

2003

254.27

29.20%

437.43

50.23%

179.14

20.57%

2004

293.08

32.48%

416.72

46.19%

192.44

21.33%

Out-of-Pocket Expenditures

Year

Professional Services

Hospitals

Prescriptions

Expenditures

Shares

Expenditures

Shares

Expenditures

Shares

1999

22.77

30.80%

9.56

12.93%

41.61

56.27%

2000

22.23

28.19%

9.33

11.83%

47.30

59.98%

2001

28.62

29.42%

9.87

10.15%

58.79

60.44%

2002

33.86

30.92%

11.93

10.90%

63.70

58.18%

2003

32.00

25.84%

12.29

9.92%

79.56

64.24%

2004

36.62

27.96%

13.44

10.26%

80.90

61.77%

All Third-Party Payments

Year

Professional Services

Hospitals

Prescriptions

Expenditures

Shares

Expenditures

Shares

Expenditures

Shares

1999

142.38

32.38%

246.50

56.06%

50.82

11.56%

2000

154.97

32.56%

264.55

55.58%

56.44

11.86%

2001

185.28

33.85%

285.85

52.22%

76.25

13.93%

2002

214.74

34.09%

326.68

51.85%

88.58

14.06%

2003

222.27

29.76%

425.15

56.91%

99.57

13.33%

2004

256.46

33.25%

403.28

52.29%

111.53

14.46%

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics handout at the workshop; see text.



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