Health, lifestyle, use of medical facilities; 2000-2009

Health, lifestyle, use of medical facilities; 2000-2009

Characteristics users Type of figure Periods Health and disorders Infectious diseases Cold (%) Health and disorders Infectious diseases Bronchitis (%) Health and disorders Infectious diseases Inflammation of the ear (%) Health and disorders Infectious diseases Infection kidneys or bladder (%) Health and disorders Infectious diseases Diarrhoea (%) Health and disorders Infectious diseases Vomiting (%) Health and disorders Infectious diseases Stomach ulcer (%)
Total characteristics users Numbers 2009 40.8 1.9 2.5 3.5 10.8 3.7 0.9
Total characteristics users Standard errors 2009 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1
Men Numbers 2009 39.4 1.9 2.6 1.4 9.4 2.3 0.8
Men Standard errors 2009 0.9 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.2
Women Numbers 2009 42.1 1.9 2.4 5.4 12.2 5.0 0.9
Women Standard errors 2009 0.9 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.2
Age cat. 2: 0-14 yrs Numbers 2009 44.0 0.5 2.2 0.3 5.6 3.7 0.8
Age cat. 2: 0-14 yrs Standard errors 2009 3.1 0.4 0.9 0.4 1.5 1.2 0.6
Age cat. 2: 15-24 yrs Numbers 2009 58.5 0.9 3.6 3.5 15.0 5.4 1.1
Age cat. 2: 15-24 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.8 0.3 0.7 0.7 1.3 0.8 0.4
Age cat. 2: 25-44 yrs Numbers 2009 46.3 1.3 2.4 2.3 13.0 4.1 0.8
Age cat. 2: 25-44 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.2 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.8 0.5 0.2
Age cat. 2: 45-64 yrs Numbers 2009 35.8 1.6 2.3 3.3 9.8 3.5 0.9
Age cat. 2: 45-64 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.2
Age cat. 2: 65 yrs and older Numbers 2009 29.2 4.3 2.4 6.3 7.8 2.2 0.6
Age cat. 2: 65 yrs and older Standard errors 2009 1.4 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.4 0.2
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 0-14 yrs Numbers 2009 46.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.1 4.1 0.0
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 0-14 yrs Standard errors 2009 4.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.3 1.8 0.0
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 15-24 yrs Numbers 2009 51.5 0.5 2.1 0.4 14.7 4.8 1.0
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 15-24 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.7 0.4 0.8 0.3 1.9 1.1 0.5
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 25-44 yrs Numbers 2009 45.1 1.2 3.1 0.7 11.2 2.9 0.8
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 25-44 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.7 0.4 0.6 0.3 1.1 0.6 0.3
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 45-64 yrs Numbers 2009 34.7 2.1 2.6 1.3 8.3 1.2 0.9
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 45-64 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.5 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.3
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 65 yrs and older Numbers 2009 28.9 3.9 2.5 3.9 5.0 1.5 0.5
Age cat. 5 x sex: men 65 yrs and older Standard errors 2009 2.0 0.9 0.7 0.9 1.0 0.5 0.3
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 0-14 yrs Numbers 2009 41.7 0.9 4.4 0.6 4.2 3.3 1.6
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 0-14 yrs Standard errors 2009 4.4 0.9 1.8 0.7 1.8 1.6 1.1
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 15-24 yrs Numbers 2009 65.0 1.3 4.9 6.3 15.3 6.1 1.2
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 15-24 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.4 0.6 1.1 1.2 1.8 1.2 0.6
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 25-44 yrs Numbers 2009 47.4 1.4 1.7 3.9 14.6 5.3 0.8
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 25-44 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.6 0.4 0.4 0.6 1.1 0.7 0.3
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 45-65 yrs Numbers 2009 36.8 1.2 2.0 5.3 11.2 5.7 1.0
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 45-65 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.4 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.9 0.7 0.3
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 65 yrs and older Numbers 2009 29.4 4.6 2.4 8.2 10.0 2.8 0.7
Age cat. 5 x sex: women 65 yrs and older Standard errors 2009 1.8 0.8 0.6 1.1 1.2 0.7 0.3
Age cat.1: 0-11 yrs Numbers 2009 . . . . . . .
Age cat.1: 0-11 yrs Standard errors 2009 . . . . . . .
Age cat. 1: 12-17 yrs Numbers 2009 51.2 0.7 3.7 2.6 7.6 4.1 1.2
Age cat. 1: 12-17 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.3 0.4 0.9 0.7 1.2 0.9 0.5
Age cat. 1: 18-24 yrs Numbers 2009 58.2 0.8 2.8 2.7 17.4 5.8 0.8
Age cat. 1: 18-24 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.2 0.4 0.7 0.7 1.7 1.0 0.4
Age cat. 1: 25-34 yrs Numbers 2009 49.0 1.0 2.4 3.1 14.4 4.3 0.8
Age cat. 1: 25-34 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.8 0.3 0.5 0.6 1.2 0.7 0.3
Age cat. 1: 35-44 yrs Numbers 2009 44.3 1.6 2.4 1.7 11.9 4.0 0.8
Age cat. 1: 35-44 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 1.0 0.6 0.3
Age cat. 1: 45-54 yrs Numbers 2009 39.0 1.5 1.9 2.8 10.0 3.5 0.6
Age cat. 1: 45-54 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.5 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.2
Age cat. 1: 55-64 yrs Numbers 2009 32.4 1.7 2.7 3.9 9.5 3.6 1.3
Age cat. 1: 55-64 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.9 0.6 0.4
Age cat. 1: 65-74 yrs Numbers 2009 31.8 4.3 2.4 6.0 8.7 2.3 0.7
Age cat. 1: 65-74 yrs Standard errors 2009 1.8 0.8 0.6 0.9 1.1 0.6 0.3
Age cat. 1: 75 yrs and older Numbers 2009 25.3 4.2 2.4 6.8 6.5 2.0 0.4
Age cat. 1: 75 yrs and older Standard errors 2009 2.0 0.9 0.7 1.2 1.2 0.7 0.3
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 0-11 yrs Numbers 2009 . . . . . . .
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 0-11 yrs Standard errors 2009 . . . . . . .
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 12-17 yrs Numbers 2009 50.9 0.4 1.4 0.6 7.5 3.7 0.4
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 12-17 yrs Standard errors 2009 3.2 0.4 0.8 0.5 1.7 1.2 0.4
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 18-24 yrs Numbers 2009 49.4 0.3 1.8 0.0 18.1 5.5 1.2
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 18-24 yrs Standard errors 2009 3.2 0.3 0.9 0.0 2.5 1.5 0.7
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 25-34 yrs Numbers 2009 47.7 0.6 2.6 0.6 11.4 3.1 0.9
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 25-34 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.6 0.4 0.8 0.4 1.6 0.9 0.5
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 35-44 yrs Numbers 2009 43.3 1.7 3.4 0.8 11.1 2.8 0.7
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 35-44 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.2 0.6 0.8 0.4 1.4 0.7 0.4
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 45-54 yrs Numbers 2009 38.9 2.6 2.4 1.5 9.3 1.8 0.4
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 45-54 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.1 0.7 0.7 0.5 1.2 0.6 0.3
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 55-64 yrs Numbers 2009 30.4 1.6 2.8 1.1 7.3 0.6 1.4
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 55-64 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.0 0.5 0.7 0.5 1.1 0.3 0.5
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 65-74 yrs Numbers 2009 34.0 3.8 2.9 3.6 5.4 1.8 0.7
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 65-74 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.7 1.1 0.9 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.5
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 75 yrs and older Numbers 2009 20.1 4.0 1.8 4.5 4.2 0.8 0.3
Age cat. 4 x sex: men, 75 yrs and older Standard errors 2009 2.9 1.4 1.0 1.5 1.5 0.7 0.4
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 0-11 yrs Numbers 2009 . . . . . . .
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 0-11 yrs Standard errors 2009 . . . . . . .
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 12-17 yrs Numbers 2009 51.6 1.1 6.0 4.7 7.7 4.5 2.1
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 12-17 yrs Standard errors 2009 3.3 0.7 1.6 1.4 1.7 1.4 0.9
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 18-24 yrs Numbers 2009 65.8 1.3 3.8 5.0 16.7 6.1 0.6
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 18-24 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.9 0.7 1.2 1.3 2.3 1.5 0.5
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 25-34 yrs Numbers 2009 50.2 1.3 2.1 5.3 17.0 5.5 0.6
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 25-34 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.4 0.6 0.7 1.1 1.8 1.1 0.4
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 35-44 yrs Numbers 2009 45.3 1.5 1.4 2.7 12.7 5.1 0.9
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 35-44 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.1 0.5 0.5 0.7 1.4 0.9 0.4
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 45-54 yrs Numbers 2009 39.2 0.4 1.4 4.1 10.8 5.1 0.7
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 45-54 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.0 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.3 0.9 0.3
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 55-64 yrs Numbers 2009 34.3 1.9 2.7 6.6 11.6 6.5 1.2
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 55-64 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.0 0.6 0.7 1.1 1.4 1.1 0.5
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 65-74 yrs Numbers 2009 29.8 4.8 2.0 8.2 11.6 2.6 0.8
Age cat. 4 x sex: women, 65-74 yrs Standard errors 2009 2.4 1.1 0.7 1.5 1.7 0.9 0.5
Age cat 4 x sex: women, 75 yrs and older Numbers 2009 28.9 4.3 2.8 8.3 8.0 2.9 0.5
Age cat 4 x sex: women, 75 yrs and older Standard errors 2009 2.8 1.2 1.0 1.7 1.6 1.0 0.4
Health insurance fund Numbers 2009
Health insurance fund Standard errors 2009
Private health insurance Numbers 2009
Private health insurance Standard errors 2009
Level of ed.: primary education Numbers 2009 41.2 2.5 4.3 4.7 8.9 4.4 2.5
Level of ed.: primary education Standard errors 2009 1.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.9 0.6 0.5
Level of ed.: pre-vocational education Numbers 2009 37.4 2.5 1.8 5.2 9.8 3.8 0.9
Level of ed.: pre-vocational education Standard errors 2009 1.7 0.6 0.5 0.8 1.1 0.7 0.3
Level of ed.: junior gen. sec. education Numbers 2009 42.9 2.2 2.5 2.4 11.6 3.5 0.6
Level of ed.: junior gen. sec. education Standard errors 2009 2.1 0.6 0.7 0.7 1.4 0.8 0.3
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table provides data about the health, lifestyle and medical and use of medical care of the Dutch population.
The data are based on the Health Interview Survey conducted by Statistics Netherlands. The Health Interview Survey is a continuous survey. Its population consists of Dutch residents of all ages in private households.

Data available from 2000 till 2009.

Changes as of 8 June 2018:
The table has been stopped per 8th of June 2018.

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are definitive.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable.

Description topics

Health and disorders
Infectious diseases
Refers to six acute diseases and disorders. Respondents (12+) are invited
to indicate by 'yes' or 'no' whether they suffered from any of these
diseases/disorders during the last 2 months. The questions are in the
written part of the module 'Health and Labour Conditions".
Cold
Percentage of persons (12+) who answered 'yes' to the question:
Did you suffer from a cold, influenza or sinusitis during the last 2
months?
Bronchitis
Percentage of persons (12+) who answered 'yes' to the question:
Did you suffer from bronchitis or pneumonia during the last 2 months
(excluding chronic bronchitis)?
Inflammation of the ear
Percentage of persons (12+) who answered 'yes' to the question:
Did you suffer from an inflammation of the ear during the last 2 months?
Infection kidneys or bladder
Percentage of persons (12+) who answered 'yes' to the question:
Did you suffer from an infection of the kidneys, bladder or urinary
passages during the last 2 months?
Diarrhoea
Percentage of persons (12+) who answered 'yes' to the question:
Did you suffer from diarrhoea during the last 2 months (at least 3
times liquid faeces within 24 hours)?
Vomiting
Percentage of persons (12+) who answered 'yes' to the question:
Did you vomit during the last 2 months (at least 3 times within 24 hours)?
Stomach ulcer
Percentage of persons (12+) who answered 'yes' to the question:
Did you suffer from a stomach ulcer during the last 2 months?