Introduction and Study Objectives

Age
40
+

The median age of the Netherlands, Singapore and Canada population rose to over 40;
Hong Kong is the place recorded the highest (45.6) among the selected places

2
/
10

Projected in 2036, Singapore, the Netherlands, England, Canada and Mainland China will have at least 2 in 10 people aged 65 or above;
The proportion of elderly people in Hong Kong is the highest (31.1%) among the selected places

3
.
6
million+

The population with chronic conditions in the selected places is over 360M, i.e. around ¼ of the total population in all selected place including Hong Kong;
the proportions of people with CD in Hong Kong exceeded 30%(31.1%)

30
%+

The proportion of PHC expenditure to total healthcare expenditure in Israel, Australia, Canada and Singapore is over 30%;
as in the case in Hong Kong, the proportion(28.1%) is in the lower to middle range in all selected places

Study Findings

By adopting the 6-A assessment principles and from the perspective of healthcare financing, we examined the practices of PHC services in seven selected places which could be serving as references for Hong Kong. For details, please click the icons below:

Q&A on experiences in the 7 places

Details are available in Chinese only.
Please refer to the Executive summary in English for the key recommendations.
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China

Q&A on experiences in the 7 places

England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China
England
Australia
Singapore
Canada
Netherlands
Israel
Mainland China