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Table 1 Cumulative number of services, total cost, benefits paid, and out-of-pocket cost by manual therapy profession in Australia during 2008–2017

From: Service utilisation trends in the manual therapy professions within the Australian private healthcare setting between 2008 and 2017

  Chiropractic Osteopathy Physiotherapy Total
2008–2017
 Number of services 92,080,447 7,657,460 98,846,368 198,584,275
 Total cost $5,317,361,571 $641,468,929 $6,806,953,283 $12,765,783,784
 Benefits paid $2,747,206,748 $271,923,007 $3,433,029,328 $6,452,159,084
 Out-of-pocket cost $2,570,154,823 $369,545,922 $3,373,923,955 $6,313,624,700