Indicators are explained below the map.
Numbers in green = better than EU average; red = worse than EU average.
|Life expectancy||Men: 79.4 years|
|Women: 83.9 years|
|Self-perceived health||Low education level: 62.2%|
|Medium education level: 75.9%|
|High education level: 84.4%|
|Access to health care services||Low education level: 3.5%|
|Medium education level: 2.2%|
|High education level: 0.8%|
|Life expectancy||lowest: Prov. Hainaut, 79.1 years|
|highest: Prov. Limburg, 83.1 years|
|Tertiary educational attainment||lowest: Prov. Hainaut, 32.0%|
|highest: Prov. Brabant Wallon, 55.7%|
StatBel – Belgian Statistical Office
Organisations Working on Health Equity (EuroHealthNet Partners)
Vlaams Instituut Gezond Leven – Flanders Institute for Healthy Living
Agence pour une Vie de Qualité – Agency for a Quality Life. Responsible for major policies in wellbeing, health, handicaps and family.
Catholic University of Louvain – Institute of Health and Society
Federal Public Service Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment
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Resources from and about Belgium
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