Mental Health Expenditures as a Percent of All Health Care Expenditures (2003)

In 2002, total medical expenditures in the United States totaled $1.6 trillion. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) estimated total expenditures for mental health care to be $100 billion in 2002. This means that mental health care represented 6.2 percent of all medical expenditures in the United States.

 

Mental Health Expenditures as a Percent of All Health Care Expenditures (2003).
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