Portugal: Country Health Profile 2021
This profile provides a concise and policy-relevant overview of health and the health
system in Portugal as part of the broader series of the State of Health in the EU
country profiles. It provides a short synthesis of: the health status in the country;
the determinants of health, focussing on behavioural risk factors; the organisation
of the health system; and the effectiveness, accessibility and resilience of the health
system. This edition has a special focus on the impact of COVID‑19.
This profile is the joint work of the OECD and the European Observatory on Health
Systems and Policies, in co-operation with the European Commission.
Published on December 13, 2021Also available in: Portuguese
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