Total U.S. health expenditures (both public and private) are projected to rise to approximately one-quarter of the economy by 2040

Aug 17, 2015 SOURCE: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Health Expenditures, July 2015; and the Congressional Budget Office, The 2015 Long-Term Budget Outlook, July 2015. Compiled by PGPF.

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