Iceland: Medical tourism profile



Inbound medical tourism 2019 Under 1,000
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Tourists 2019 2.0 million
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Population 2021 343,000
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The Iceland public healthcare system is ranked one of the best in the world. Healthcare services are controlled and funded by the state. So there are few private facilities. There is a small amount of medical tourism


Medical tourism numbers in

A few hundred at most.


Medical tourism numbers out

A few hundred as an estimate, it is a very small country.


Medical tourism promotion

Iceland was developing medical tourism on a small scale by targeting Russians with websites and Russian speaking medical staff, but this has probably now ceased.

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