Health, disorders, limitations; sex and age, 2010-2013


This table provides data about the health, chronic disorders and functional limitations of the Dutch population.
It comprises the following aspects:
- perceived state of health
- chronic disorders
- generic health indicator
- mental health and mental complaints
- infectious diseases
- feelings of discomfort
- functional limitations
The data are based on the Health Interview Survey conducted by Statistics Netherlands. They can be broken down by sex and age. The Health Interview Survey is a continuous survey. Its population consists of Dutch residents of all ages in private households.

Data available from 2010 till 2013.

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

Changes as of 15 February 2019
None, the table has been discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable. The table is stopped.

Health, disorders, limitations; sex and age, 2010-2013

Sex Age Type of figure Periods Perceived state of healthVery good/good (%) Chronic disorders% of persons with disorders% with no chronic disorder (%) MHI, 12 years or olderPersons with poor mental health (%) Infectious diseases, 12 years or olderCold (%) Feelings of discomfort, 4 years or olderAt least 1 feeling of discomfort (%) Functional limitationsLimitations OECD, 12 years or older% of persons with at least 1 limitation (%) Functional limitationsLimitations ADL, 55 years or older % of persons with at least 1 limitation (%) Functional limitationsUse of technical aidsVisual aids, 4 years or older (%)
Sex: men Age: 0 to 4 years Percentages/numbers 2013 94.8 87.6 . . . . . .
Sex: men Age: 4 to 12 years Percentages/numbers 2013 95.5 84.5 . . 39.5 . . 9.9
Sex: men Age: 12 to 16 years Percentages/numbers 2013 95.8 86.8 7.2 42.7 51.3 5.6 . 21.9
Sex: men Age: 16 to 20 years Percentages/numbers 2013 93.5 77.2 7.3 61.8 65.0 3.1 . 23.8
Sex: men Age: 20 to 30 years Percentages/numbers 2013 91.8 75.7 8.8 53.2 68.2 2.5 . 29.7
Sex: men Age: 30 to 40 years Percentages/numbers 2013 87.9 61.7 8.8 51.0 61.8 2.5 . 35.3
Sex: men Age: 40 to 50 years Percentages/numbers 2013 83.6 60.9 10.3 41.5 61.2 9.2 . 57.6
Sex: men Age: 50 to 55 years Percentages/numbers 2013 77.9 49.8 7.0 37.3 60.6 12.3 . 87.5
Sex: men Age: 55 to 65 years Percentages/numbers 2013 67.0 36.8 11.3 34.6 67.7 17.2 4.1 96.0
Sex: men Age: 65 to 75 years Percentages/numbers 2013 67.2 29.8 7.8 31.8 62.5 17.8 6.8 95.9
Sex: men Age: 75 years or older Percentages/numbers 2013 59.2 26.5 9.8 32.4 70.5 30.1 17.6 96.0
Sex: women Age: 0 to 4 years Percentages/numbers 2013 95.6 88.3 . . . . . .
Sex: women Age: 4 to 12 years Percentages/numbers 2013 95.3 85.4 . . 40.2 . . 12.5
Sex: women Age: 12 to 16 years Percentages/numbers 2013 93.8 73.1 4.5 46.8 66.0 4.7 . 29.5
Sex: women Age: 16 to 20 years Percentages/numbers 2013 88.0 56.0 12.3 63.5 87.8 6.5 . 37.6
Sex: women Age: 20 to 30 years Percentages/numbers 2013 86.0 55.1 14.5 58.2 82.9 5.5 . 47.8
Sex: women Age: 30 to 40 years Percentages/numbers 2013 82.8 50.1 10.7 53.2 80.0 6.4 . 48.4
Sex: women Age: 40 to 50 years Percentages/numbers 2013 80.0 44.1 14.2 43.2 76.8 11.5 . 67.6
Sex: women Age: 50 to 55 years Percentages/numbers 2013 72.9 34.2 11.2 34.0 77.5 22.4 . 92.7
Sex: women Age: 55 to 65 years Percentages/numbers 2013 69.4 30.8 13.5 35.2 74.3 20.7 7.6 97.6
Sex: women Age: 65 to 75 years Percentages/numbers 2013 67.3 24.9 11.0 33.2 74.6 18.9 11.1 96.7
Sex: women Age: 75 years or older Percentages/numbers 2013 45.0 14.2 17.0 24.5 81.6 43.9 34.8 97.4
Source: CBS.
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