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

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

Characteristics users Type of figure Periods Lifestyle Exercise during: Travelling between home/work,home/school (minutes per week) Lifestyle Exercise during: Activities in school or at work (minutes per week)
Attending school, training Numbers 2009 . .
Attending school, training Standard errors 2009 . .
Source: CBS.
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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

Lifestyle
Exercise during:
As from 2001, the so-called Short Questionnaire to Asses Health enhancing
physical activity (SQUASH) was included in the written part of the
questionnaire (persons in the age category 12 years and older). This new
questionnaire was developed by the National Institute for Public Health
and the Environment (RIVM) and aims to provide a complete picture of
physical exercise, e.g. frequency, duration and intensity of the following
types of physical activities:
1 physical exercise during travelling home and work or home and school
2 activities at school or at work
3 domestic activities
4 exercise
5 other leisure activities.
Travelling between home/work,home/school
Average weekly number of minutes of physical exercise during travelling
between home and work or home and school (12+).
Activities in school or at work
Average weekly number of minutes of physical exercise during activities
in school or at work (12+).