Health determinants

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Health determinants

 

Men

Women

Difference in life expectancy between education levels at age 30, in years1 (2011-2014)

4,0

1,3

Deprivation of really needed medical care for financial reasons, as a % 2 (2020)

2,7

2,7

At work, as a %3 (2017)

 

     At least 3 physical risks

48,3 42,2

     Feeling stressed (most of the time, always)

20,9 21,7

     Worried about losing their job

15,8 15,9

Health behaviour, as a %4 (2017)

 

      Physically active

77,8 73,6

      Pays attention to diet

62,8 73,4

       Overweight or obese

51,0 33,0

       Smoker

31,0 23,3

       Consumes alcohol daily

14,9 7,1
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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