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Table 1 Comparison of Israel and Portugal

From: Health information technology implementation - impacts and policy considerations: a comparison between Israel and Portugal

  Israel Portugal
Demographic, Economic and Health Indicatorsa   
Population in millions (2012) 7,6 10,6
Area   20,770 km2   91,985 km2
GDP per capita (PPP) (2011) 27110 24440
Health Expenditure (% of GDP) 2011 7,7 10,4
Public Health Expenditure (2011) 61,5 64,1
Health Expenditure per capita (PPP int. $) (2011) 2171,9 2624,4
Life expectancy at birth (M/F)   79,9 / 83,6   77,6 / 84
No of physicians per 10,000 (2010) 36,5 38,7
No of beds per 1000 hab. 3,3 3,4
Infant mortality 3,5 3,1
  1. aSource: Website of OECD