Health

Statistics describing the population's state of health, prevalence of diseases, incapacity for work, health behaviour and causes of death come under this topic. Statistics describing health care are also presented under Social protection and data on the number of deaths under Population.

Statistics

Alcoholic Beverage Consumption
The statistics cover both documented and undocumented consumption of alcoholic beverages.
Causes of death
Statistics Finland annually produces statistics on causes of death and the development of mortality.
Congenital Malformations
The data are based on the National Institute for Health and Welfare Register of Congenital Malformations, which contains data on congenital anomalies detected in stillbirths or live births as well as in fetuses in selective terminations of pregnancy.
Health Expenditure and Financing
Every year, the National Institute for Health and Welfare collects data on public and private health expenditure and financing based on concepts and classifications under the OECD System of Health Accounts (SHA 2011).
Health and social services personnel
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Hospital benchmarking
The data are based on the Care Register (Hilmo) data submitted to THL by hospitals every year as well as on data on the costs of hospitals and specialties collected every year separately from hospitals.
IVF Treatments
The IVF Treatments statistics contain information on in vitro fertilisations (IVF) from 1992 onwards and on inseminations from 2006 onwards.
Induced Abortions
The data are based on the Register of Induced Abortions and Sterilisations at National Institute for Health and Welfare, which receives the data from the operating physician.
Induced abortions in the Nordic countries
The statistics contain data on induced abortions in the Nordic countries.
Local government health and social services personnel
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Perinatal statistics - parturients, delivers and newborns
The data are based on the National Institute for Health and Welfare Medical Birth Register, which contains data on mothers given birth and children born in Finland.
Sterilisations
The data are based on the Register of Induced Abortions and Sterilisations at National Institute for Health and Welfare, which receives the data from the operating physician.
Tobacco statistics
National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) compiles tobacco statistics at the commission of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health.

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