Energy and Health Care: 2007 vs. 2020
Data year 2007
Quad Btu used  102.676
GDP, $trillion 14.028
Energy efficiency = GDP/Quad used 0.13662
Population, millions 301.737
GDP per capita = $/person/year = 46,491
Energy consumption per person, Btu =  340,283,094
One kilowatt hour in Btu 3,412
Energy/person/year in kwh = 99,731
Cost for Cost in
Energy Costs Wholesale Retail 99,731 2020
cents/kwh cents/kwh kwh/pers. /2007
All sources in 2007 5.7 8.9 8,876 1.000
Wind onshore (2020 est.) 7.1 11.0 10,992 1.238
Biomass 9.1 14.2 14,133 1.592
Nuclear 9.5 14.8 14,721 1.659
Geothermal 10.1 15.7 15,703 1.769
Wind offshore 11.5 17.9 17,862 2.012
Coal + CCS 12.1 18.9 18,844 2.123
Solar focused 14.0 21.8 21,788 2.455
Solar Photovoltaic, roof tops 22.1 22.1 22,000 2.479
Natural Gas + CCS 17.6 27.6 27,480 3.096
2020 Retail Mean 18.2 18,169 2.047
retail/wholesale =  1.561
Estimated Costs per person in 2020: 2007 2007 2020 2020
US Public spending, 36-37% of GDP: % $ $ %
Health care (OECD says total =$7000) 22.00 1,935 1,935 22.00
Social security 20.00 1,759 1,759 20.00
Defense 20.00 1,759 1,759 20.00
Safety Net 13.00 1,143 1,143 13.00
Federal retirees and veterans 7.00 616 616 7.00
Interest on debt 6.00 528 528 6.00
Transportation 3.00 264 264 3.00
Education 2.00 176 176 2.00
Science 2.00 176 176 2.00
International 1.00 88 88 1.00
Other 4.00 352 352 4.00
Federal taxes, % of GDP 18.92 8,796 8,796 18.92
State taxes, estimated 9.00 4,184 4,184 9.00
Local taxes, estimated 9.00 4,184 4,184 9.00
Total Public spending: 36.92 17,164 17,164 36.92
Increase in energy cost = (12/18)*d25 0.00 0 12,113 26.05
Food, $20/day/person 15.70 7,299 7,299 15.70
Housing, 12($1500)/4 9.68 4,500 4,500 9.68
Other health care = 7000-1935 OECD 10.89 5,065 5,065 10.89
Subtotal = 73.19 34,029 46,141 99.25
Other 26.81 12,462 350 0.75
Total = GDP per capita in 2007 100.00 46,491 46,491 100.00
2007A 2007B 2020A 2020B
Expenses per person: $/pers/yr $/pers/yr $/pers/yr $/pers/yr
Health care, OECD, is 7000 could be 4500 7,000 4,500 7,000 4,500
Energy, average all sources, 2007 8,876 8,876 8,876 8,876
Housing, $1500*12/4 people 4,500 4,500 4,500 4,500
Food, $300*52/4 3,900 3,900 3,900 3,900
Two cars, (2*$500*12)/4 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000
Subtotal = 27,276 24,776 27,276 24,776
Increase in energy costs by 2020 0 0 12,113 12,113
Other expenses 19,215 21,715 7,102 9,602
GDP per capita = 46,491 46,491 46,491 46,491
Other expenses, $/pers/day available 52.64 59.49 19.46 26.31