07 FEBRUARY 2017
Hospital beds data (including seasonally adjusted quarterly data) for the fourth quarter of 2016 are released. In addition, the number of hospitals at the end of the fourth quarter is published as well in the database.
Since there are no further significant changes in quarterly statistics of usage of hospitals beds NIHD publishes short term statistics for the last time. Further, annual statistics is available in the Health Statistics and Health Research Database under the topic ”Health care resources and their use” → ”Hospital beds – Long term statistics”.
27 JANUARY 2017
2016 data for Health Promoting Kindergartens and Health Promoting Workplaces has added to database.
During 2016, 15 kindergartens and 16 workplaces joined with the health promoting institutions network and at the end of the year 2016 the cumulative number of health promoting kindergartens is 275 and health promoting workplaces is 257.
14 DECEMBER 2016
Data for registered malignant neoplasms in 2014 were published in the Health Statistics and Health Research Database, and data for 2000–2013 were updated.
16 DECEMBER 2016
First selection of statistical data of Estonian Health Interview Survey 2014 is published. The survey subjects where new data is added next to previous survey (carried out in 2006) results are:
- Self-estimated health
- Limitations in performing usual and daily activities
- Illnesses and injuries
- Mental health – emotional distress
- Health insurance and use of healthcare
- Body mass index
- Nutrition – eating fruits
Additonal survey results will be published in 2017.
12 DECEMBER 2016
First time statistics about drunk drivers in charge of a motor vehicle caught by police by municipalities is available in database. Data source is Estonian Police and Border Guard Board.
Data series for 2012-2015 includes number of persons, not total number of misdeeds, penalties or punishments.