Health and health care; personal characteristics


This table contains data on the perceived state of health and on contacts with providers of medical care of the Dutch population in private households. These data can be grouped by several personal characteristics.

Data available from: 2014

Status of the data: final.

Changes as of 4 March 2020:
Figures over 2019 have been added.
Two new variables about pain and one variable about oral health have been added.
When will new data be published?
Data on reporting year 2019 will be published in the second quarter of 2020.

Health and health care; personal characteristics

Characteristics persons Margins Periods Self-perceived health: good or very good (%) Medical contacts Contact with GP% persons with at least 1 contact (%) Medical contacts Contact with medical specialist% persons with at least 1 contact (%) Medical contacts Contact physio- and exercise therapist% persons with at least 1 contact (%)
Total Value 2019 78.7 68.7 39.9 26.5
Sex: Male Value 2019 81.2 64.1 37.3 22.5
Sex: Female Value 2019 76.3 73.3 42.6 30.4
Age: 0 to 11 years Value 2019 95.9 63.6 29.8 9.4
Age: 12 to 17 years Value 2019 90.1 56.3 26.6 16.4
Age: 18 years or older Value 2019 75.0 70.6 42.7 30.1
Source: CBS.
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