Table 6-1
Global value added of health and education services, by selected region/country/economy: 1995, 2000, 2005, and 2010
 
Characteristic 1995 2000 2005 2010
 
Education        
World ($ billions) 1,209.9 1,329.9 1,882.8 2,552.8
United States 30.5 36.3 33.9 31.6
EU 34.1 28.5 33.3 29.9
Japan 15.9 12.8 8.4 6.9
China 1.7 3.1 4.0 6.7
Asia-8 4.3 4.7 5.4 6.2
ROW 13.5 14.6 15.0 18.7
Health and social services        
World ($ billions) 1,394.7 1,553.6 2,370.3 3,334.9
United States 33.3 38.1 35.2 33.3
EU 37.3 31.0 36.0 33.9
Japan 13.8 14.1 11.0 10.3
China 1.1 1.7 1.9 2.8
Asia-8 2.5 3.1 3.4 4.4
ROW 12.0 11.9 12.5 15.3
 

EU = European Union; ROW = rest of world

NOTES: Value added is amount contributed by country, firm, or other entity to value of good or service and excludes purchase of domestic and imported materials and inputs. Asia-8 includes India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand. China includes Hong Kong. EU excludes Cyprus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta and Slovenia.

SOURCE: IHS Global Insight, World Industry Service database (2011). See appendix tables 6-4 and 6-5.

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