The flagship publication of the WHO Regional Office for Europe is issued every three years

The 2013 report covers the overall improvements to health in the European Region, and analyses the health inequalities within and across countries. A road-map is provided to Europe’s health policy goal, entitled “Health 2020”. The epidemiological evidence-base is presented for Health 2020.

Details in the 2013 report are outlined in four sections:

  • Addressing health status in Europe
  • European targets for health and well-being
  • The case for measuring well-being
  • An agenda to address measurement challenges

An executive summary of the report is available at the link below:



Executive Summary
Full Report