How FutureProof is the healthcare system in Latvia?
Position 30th /30 European Countries
How this score impacts life in Latvia
Hospital Infections Low hospital infection rates Latvia has kept the number of healthcare-associated infections in hospitals low (5th) showing strong leadership in infection prevention. View this data Expenditure private High out-of-pocket costs Addressing out-of-pocket health expenditure (28th) would help improve Latvia’s rank on Access Vital Sign (28th). View this data Tuberculosis High tuberculosis, hepatitis rates Addressing communicable diseases such as tuberculosis (28th), and viral hepatitis (28th) would improve Latvia’s rank on the Health Status Vital Sign. View this data
Vital Signs and Measures
All measures, including the measures within the Vital Signs, are equally weighted.