Health in the Baltic Countries

The publication “Health in the Baltic Countries” presents the latest available health statistics data in the Baltic Countries – The Republic of Estonia, The Republic of Latvia, The Republic of Lithuania and comprises main population health area – demographic trends, causes of death, selected diseases occurrence as well as health care resources and utilization.
Basic sources of data – annual and special reports of medical institutions, computerized health data bases and registers, certain vital statistics data are drawn from official publications of State Statistics Offices of the Baltic Countries.
The bulletin is joint issue of National Institute of Health Development of Estonia, The Centre of Health Economics in Latvia, Health Information Centre of Institute of Hygiene in Lituania from whom more comprehensive data may be obtained.