United Kingdom: Country Health Profile 2019

This profile provides a concise and policy-relevant overview of health and the health system in the United Kingdom 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 profile is the joint work of the OECD and the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, in co-operation with the European Commission.

28 Nov 2019 24 pages English

https://doi.org/10.1787/744df2e3-en 9789264578661 (PDF)

Author(s): OECD