Results of two methods to determine health expectancy in the Netherlands in 1981-1985.
Health expectancy is a measure providing summarizing information on mortality on one hand and morbidity and/or disability on the other hand.
In this article health expectancy is determined with two approaches: method 1 leads to life expectancy free of disability at birth and at other ages; method 2 leads to life expectancy in good health.
Results of the various calculations show that according to method 1 life expectancy free of disability at birth for men in the Netherlands was 58.8 years and for women 57.3 years.
Mots-clés Pascal : Europe, Survie, Critère, Mortalité, Morbidité, Méthode étude, Homme, Pays Bas
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Europe, Survival, Criterion, Mortality, Morbidity, Investigation method, Human, Netherlands
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0560166
Code Inist : 002B30A. Création : 199406.