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Health at a Glance provides the latest comparable data and trends on population health and health system performance. This Country Note shows how Denmark compares to other OECD countries across indicators in the report.
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Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) – the ability of microbes to resist antimicrobials - remains an alarming global health threat that jeopardises the effectiveness of many 20th century public health advances. In recent years, Denmark made important strides in tackling AMR. Yet, more progress is needed.
Biographical note of Denmark Permanent Representative to the OECD.
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RTM illustrates respondents’ perceived economic risks, levels of satisfaction with current social policies, and preferences for future government action on social protection: Danes satisfied with social protection overall, but want more support for older people
The tax wedge for the average single worker in Denmark increased by 0.1 percentage points from 35.4% in 2021 to 35.5% in 2022. The OECD average tax wedge in 2022 was 34.6% (2021, 34.6%).
Denmark gives insufficient priority to preventing, detecting and sanctioning foreign bribery, according to a new report by the OECD Working Group on Bribery. This may be due to the widespread perception that domestic corruption is low in the country and a lack of awareness of the significant vulnerability of Danish companies to foreign bribery risks.
The OECD’s annual Revenue Statistics report found that the tax-to-GDP ratio in Denmark decreased by 0.2 percentage points from 47.1% in 2020 to 46.9% in 2021. Between 2020 and 2021, the OECD average increased from 33.6% to 34.1%.
Denmark’s economy is enjoying one of the quickest post-COVID recoveries of OECD countries. While it is important to stay vigilant to further virus outbreaks, policy can now focus on advancing the country’s climate ambitions and expanding employment opportunities for low-skilled, foreign-born and female workers, according to a new OECD report.
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The Skills Outlook Country Profile details key indicators to assess the extent to which Denmark is able to provide strong foundations for lifelong learning; promote effective transitions into further education, training and the labour market and engage adults in learning. It also evaluates the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on adult learning and the labour market.
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People in Denmark consume on average 10.3 litres of pure alcohol per capita per year, roughly equivalent to 2 bottles of wine or 4 litres of beer per week per person aged 15 and over. In addition, in Denmark, some population groups are at higher risk than others.