Health determinants

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Health determinants

 

Men

Women

Difference in life expectancy between education levels at age 30, in years1 (2007)

4,6

2,3

Really needed care unmet for financial reasons, as a % 2 (2016)

3,5

3,6

At work, as a %3 (2012)

 

     At least 3 physical risks

54,9

47,7

     Feeling stressed (most of the time, always)

18,0

17,0

     Worried about losing their job

12,6

12,8

Health behaviour, as a %4 (2012)

 

      Physically active

75,9

69,1

      Pays attention to diet

60,6

74,9

       Overweight or obese

50,6

32,0

       Smoker

32,4

24,2

       Consumes alcohol daily

17,4

8,8

1 Between the highest educational level (tertiary) and lowest (compulsory education)
2 Population aged 16 or over living in a private household
3 Employed population aged 15 to 64
4 Population aged 15 or over living in a private household
Source: ESS, SILC

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