Have Increases in Healthcare Spending Led to an Increase In Life Expectancy in America?


Responsive image Look at the scatterplot of life expectancy vs. health care expenditure for OECD countries. Let's get the data for Life Expectancy and Health Care Expenditure from the World Bank and compare healthcare spending with increase in life expectancy. Spoiler: Only insurance companies are happy with what we see for the U.S.A.!

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