This is how much Australia will spend on health by 2040

Healthcare costs in Australia will increase from $5400 per person to $9000 in 25 years, researchers say.

A study in The Lancet predicts how much 184 countries will spend on healthcare in 2040, compared with 2014.

Australia spent about $5400 per person in 2014, or $4032 in US dollars.

The study predicts that Australia’s spending per person will reach $9000,