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The European Health report is produced every three years as a flagship publication by the WHO Regional Office for Europe.


Dr Zsuzsanna Jakab, WHO Regional Director for Europe

Broad international cooperation is required to efficiently and sustainably address the health information challenges facing the Region. Read the Foreword


This publication presents highlights from the 2015 European health report.

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Chapter 1: Overview

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Chapter 2: Progress towards the Health 2020 targets

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Introduction video

Chapter 3: Well-being and its cultural contexts

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Chapter 4: New frontiers in health information and evidence

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The European health statistics app

The data in the app can be used to understand the health situation in the European Region and progress towards the targets of the Health 2020 policy.

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