A data from the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Health Expenditure Database and the World Health Statistics report for Healthy Life Expectancy explains the state of health in Europe. Many European countries offer their citizens a European Health Insurance Card which provides insurance for emergency medical treatment insurance when visiting other participating European countries.

It describes three key measures of health in each country such as:
1. healthy life expectancy at birth,
2. current health expenditure (CHE) per capita,
3. current health expenditure (CHE) as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP).

The top three European Countries by healthy life expectancy is given as follows:
1. Spain - 73.8 years
2. Switzerland - 73.5 years
3. France  - 73.4 years

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The State of Health in Europe - Health Expenditure versus Healthy Life Expectancy

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A data from the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Health Expenditure Database and the World Health Statistics report for Healthy Life Expectancy explains the state of health in Europe. Many European countries offer their citizens a European Health Insurance Card which provides insurance for emergency medical treatment insurance when visiting other participating European countries.

It describes three key measures of health in each country such as:
1. healthy life expectancy at birth,
2. current health expenditure (CHE) per capita,
3. current health expenditure (CHE) as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP).

The top three European Countries by healthy life expectancy is given as follows:
1. Spain - 73.8 years
2. Switzerland - 73.5 years
3. France - 73.4 years

Image source & credits: HowMuch

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