Unit measured as percentage of population.
This indicator is part of the selection of contextual variables that was deemed important for the analysis of SHARE Wave 3 (SHARELIFE) data, which focuses on people's life histories. The variables are aimed to provide institutional information on the welfare states in Europe and are not meant to be exhaustive. Additional information on the Welfare State Context Dataset can be found on the SHARELIFE website: http://www.share-project.org/index.php
If you use this indicator, please cite as:
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. European Health for All Database [Data]. Data retrieved from the Social Policy and Law Shared Database (SPLASH) (distributor). Retrieved from: www.splash-db.eu on Day/Month/Year.
Please check the original source for further information on the use of the data and proper citation.