Germany: Country Health Profile 2021

This profile provides a concise and policy-relevant overview of health and the health system in Germany as part of the broader series of the State of Health in the EU country profiles. It provides a short synthesis of: the health status in the country; the determinants of health, focussing on behavioural risk factors; the organisation of the health system; and the effectiveness, accessibility and resilience of the health system. This edition has a special focus on the impact of COVID‑19.

This profile is the joint work of the OECD and the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, in co-operation with the European Commission.

13 Dec 2021 24 pages English Also available in: German

https://doi.org/10.1787/e4c56532-en 9789264624856 (PDF)

Author(s): OECD and European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies