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Health Behavior among Estonian Adult Population Study 2018

29 MARCH 2019

Selected data of Health Behavior among Estonian Adult Population Study 2018 is published in database. Please select database subject "Health and health behaviour" and theme under "Health Behavior among Estonian Adult Population Study" to see the statistics.

Study is conducted each even year starting from 1990.

The latest study's full report can be found on National Institute for Health Development website.

 

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Traffic accidents, drownings, fires and fatalities due to fires, 2018

21 MARCH 2019

The 2018 Estonian Road Administration's traffic accidents statistics by municipalities is added to database. The Rescue Board data on deaths due fires and drownings by counties and causes of building fires by municipalities are also available. You can view the data here.

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Detected cancer cases in cancer screening programmes 2016

24 JANUARY 2019

Estonian Cancer Screening Registry's 2016 data about detected cancer cases in breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening programme and this year target population of cancer screening programmes are published in Health Statistics and Health Research Database.

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The most common cause of work accidents is the loss of control over a machine, device or animal

21 MARCH 2019

In the course of last year a total of 5,134 workplace accidents occurred. Of them, 4,020 accidents resulted in employees sustaining only minor injuries. 1,105 employees were severely injured and nine people died. The compensation totalled 4.9 million euros through Estonian Health Insurance Fund. The Labour Inspectorate 2018 data is published in Health Statistics and Health Research Database.

The most accident-prone locations were Tallinn and Harju County, but the rate per 100 000 employed persons were the highest in Järva and Lääne-Viru counties.

Most of the accidents happened in the metal industry, trade and construction sector. The most common cause of work accidentswas the loss of control over a machine, device or animal. Second cause was slipping, stumbling and falling. 

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Health promoting kindergartens, schools and workplaces 2018

24 JANUARY 2019

Health promoting kindergartens, schools and workplaces network statistics for 2018 has added to database.

During 2018, 7 kindergartens, 1 school and 24 workplaces joined with the health promoting institutions networks and at the end of the year 2018 the cumulative number of health promoting kindergartens was 292, schools 207 and health promoting workplaces was 304 in Estonia.

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