How FutureProof is the healthcare system in Germany?
Position 6th /30 European Countries
How this score impacts life in Germany
Income-based health gap High health inequalities By addressing its large income-based health gap (20th) Germany could improve its score on the Quality Vital Sign (11th). View this data Market Access Delays Fastest access to medicines Germany ranks 1st in average time between marketing authorisation and patient access to medicines, indicating a timely reimbursement process. View this data Medical R&D Medical research needs attention Germany’s high score on the Innovation vital sign (ranked 4th) could be further improved by increasing government investment in medical R&D (10th). View this data
Vital Signs and Measures
All measures, including the measures within the Vital Signs, are equally weighted.