Table 3

Comparing estimates of development assistance for health from China, in millions of 2018 US dollars

YearIHMETang and colleaguesShajalal and colleaguesAidData
2007323576202
2008377195256
20094031109201
20104345251024101
2011558390496287
20126263821098150
2013587549547286
2014611297
2015568
2016573
2017652
  • Note: Values are expressed in 2018 USD. Estimates for Tang and colleagues and Shajalal and colleagues are extracted from the tables and figures, deflated to 2018 USD from 2011 USD. The estimate for Shajalal and colleagues include water and sanitation projects and is restricted to projects in Africa only. Estimates for AidData are extracted from its Global Chinese Official Finance Dataset 2000–2014 database through extracting the projects tagged ‘health’ in sector name.