Use of medical facilities; 1981-2009


This table contains information on the use of medical facilities, visits to the GP, medical specialist, dentist, physiotherapist, alternative healers, hospital admissions, medicines, contraceptive pill and health centers.

Data available from:1981

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are final

Changes as of 22 March 2018:
None, this table has been discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable. This table has been discontinued. Figures from 2010 onwards can be found in other tables, see paragraph 3.

Use of medical facilities; 1981-2009

All periods Contacts with the GP in 1 year% Persons with contactTotal persons with contact (%) Contacts with the medical specialist% Persons with contact in 1 yearTotal persons with contact (%) Contacts with the dentist in 1 year% Persons with contact in 1 yearTotal persons with contact (%) Contact by persons without false teeth% Persons with contact in 1 yearTotal persons with contact (%) Condition of teeth persons over 16 yrsComplete set of false teethTotal complete set of false teeth (%) Condition of teeth persons over 16 yrsFalse teeth in upper or lower jawTotal false teeth in upper or lower jaw (%) Condition of teeth persons over 16 yrsDental plate, dental prothesis or bridgeTotal dental plate, prothesis or bridge (%) Condition of teeth persons over 16 yrsNo dental prothesisTotal no dental prothesis (%) Contacts with the physiotherapist% Persons with contact in 1 yearTotal persons with contact (%) Contacts with alternative healers% Persons with contact (excl.GP) in 1 yrTotal persons with contact (%) Contacts with alternative healers% Persons with contact (incl.GP) in 1 yrTotal number of persons with contact (%) Hospital admissions% Admitted persons in 1 yearTotal admitted persons (%) Medicines% Persons with prescriptionTotal persons with prescription (%) Medicines% Persons with prescribed medicinesTotal with prescribed medicines (%) Medicines% Medicines not on prescriptionTotal medicines not on prescription (%) Contraceptive pill (% women 16-49 yrs)Total contraceptive pill (%) Health centres% visit health care centre in 1 yearTotal calls health care centres (%)
Standard error 0.5 0.5 0.5 . 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.4
1981 69.3 35.7 60.9 77.3 31.6 7.5 10.2 50.7 6.6 3.8 6.6 6.8 16.2 . 15.6 26.9 85.8
1985 71.9 37.5 67.2 82.2 27.9 6.7 12.1 53.3 9.7 4.5 9.1 6.9 12.6 28.1 19.4 29.0 86.2
1990 75.4 41.0 71.3 85.3 23.7 6.4 12.2 57.7 14.3 5.9 15.7 7.0 12.5 29.8 21.1 34.2 85.9
1995 75.2 38.9 74.6 86.4 20.1 6.2 12.2 61.4 13.6 6.2 14.6 6.5 13.1 33.2 28.5 42.8 89.0
2000 75.6 38.0 78.2 87.3 15.7 5.4 14.3 64.7 16.2 5.9 12.2 5.6 12.1 33.8 34.5 43.1 88.1
2005 73.1 40.0 77.9 85.2 13.3 5.3 13.3 68.1 16.8 6.5 10.5 6.3 10.8 37.1 39.0 39.7 90.6
2006 72.6 40.2 78.1 85.1 12.7 5.7 13.7 67.9 17.8 6.3 9.9 6.7 11.1 37.5 39.9 36.5 89.1
2007 72.0 41.0 77.7 84.7 12.5 5.5 13.7 68.3 18.8 7.0 10.5 6.4 11.3 38.5 39.0 38.1 91.2
2008 73.3 41.2 78.3 85.1 12.4 4.7 13.5 69.5 20.0 7.2 10.0 6.8 11.7 39.6 39.6 38.5 93.0
2009 73.9 43.2 78.6 84.7 11.6 4.9 13.5 70.0 20.5 6.6 9.2 6.7 12.0 40.0 39.1 39.0 92.8
Source: CBS.
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