Indicators are explained below the map.
Numbers in green = better than EU average; red = worse than EU average.

Indicator Average
Life expectancy Men: 79.4 years
Women: 85.2 years
Share of people with good to very good self-perceived health Low education level: 54.8%
Medium education level: 69.2%
High education level: 78.6%
Share of people without access to health care services Low education level: 0.9%
Medium education level: 1.1%
High education level: 0.8%

Main Links

 Government Website


Insee – National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies

Observatoire des inégalités – Observatory on Inequalities

Organisations Working on Health Equity (EuroHealthNet Partners)

Santé Publique France – French National Public Health Agency

Appic Santé – Améliorer les pratiques professionnelles pour l’intérêt du citoyen (Improve professional practices for the benefit of the citizen)

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