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Table 4 Indicators for Turkey and COVID-19 Direct Medical Costs Burden - 2020

From: COVID-19 healthcare cost and length of hospital stay in Turkey: retrospective analysis from the first peak of the pandemic

Population - Turkey 84,302,535
Gross domestic product (PPP $) 2.525 Tn
Total Health care Expenditure (Government) (PPP $) 104.3 Bn
Social Security Institution (PPP$) 53.9 Bn
Average per capita annual health care expenditure (PPP $) 672.3
COVID-19 cases (n)
 Outpatient 2,224,345
 Inpatient 253,118
 Total 2,477,463
Direct Medical Costs - per patient (PPP $)
 Outpatient 220.0
 Inpatient 5,557.9
Direct Medical Costs – Total (PPP $)
 Outpatient 489,303,519
 Inpatient 1,406,815,838
 Total 1,896,119,357
 Annual 2,068,493,844
Burden (%)
 The ratio in SSI health care expenditures 2.0%
 The ratio in government health care expenditures 3.8%
 The ratio in Turkey’s GDP 0,08%
  1. PPP: Purchasing power parity;GDP: Gross domestic product