Canada ranks among the world’s top spenders, but ranks poorly on several important health-care indicators.
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Unlike Canadians, Germans do not face long wait times for health care.
Almost three-quarters of Canada’s total tax burden is paid by the working-age population.
Average per person spending on health care for Canadians over 70 is $13,797.
Canada ranks dead-last for the number of acute-care beds.