European Core Health Statistics

The European Core Health Indicators (ECHI) give a broad picture of the state of health and health care in the European Union.
They are regularly updated and broken down by gender, age group or socio-economic status when relevant.
They are grouped –
into 5 main chapters:
  • demographic and social-economic situation
  • health status
  • health determinants
  • health services
  • health promotion

and under 5 policy areas:

  • health services and health care
  • ageing and population
  • health determinants
  • diseases and mental health
  • health in all policies

For more information about European Core Health Indicators on the ec.europa.eu website