Table 2

Prevalence rates of at least 65 years old women and men with severe long-term activity limitations for 26 European countries in 2017, 2027, 2037 and 2047; in parentheses change since 2017.

CountryWomenMen
20172027203720472017202720372047
Austria20.6820.21 (−0.47)19.96 (−0.72)21.40 (0.72)16.1715.93 (−0.24)15.96 (−0.21)17.25 (1.08)
Bulgaria21.2721.70 (0.43)21.95 (0.68)21.66 (0.39)17.1117.29 (0.18)17.32 (0.21)17.12 (0.01)
Czech Republic20.0220.89 (0.87)21.49 (1.47)20.63 (0.61)15.8316.46 (0.63)16.7 (0.87)16.16 (0.33)
Estonia21.4921.21 (−0.28)21.73 (0.24)21.86 (0.37)16.8516.48 (−0.37)16.74 (−0.11)16.80 (−0.05)
Finland19.8020.37 (0.57)21.86 (2.06)21.87 (2.07)15.4816.21 (0.73)17.30 (1.82)17.24 (1.76)
France20.2619.81 (−0.45)20.71 (0.45)21.52 (1.26)15.9416.08 (0.14)16.76 (0.82)17.20 (1.26)
Germany21.2220.61 (−0.61)20.52 (−0.7)22.28 (1.06)16.5616.20 (−0.36)16.31 (−0.25)17.79 (1.23)
Greece21.0120.72 (−0.29)20.51 (−0.5)21.06 (0.05)17.1116.74 (−0.37)16.39 (−0.72)16.58 (−0.53)
Hungary21.0521.34 (0.29)21.87 (0.82)21.01 (−0.04)16.6416.91 (0.27)17.09 (0.45)16.51 (−0.13)
Iceland19.7118.95 (−0.76)20.06 (0.35)21.01 (1.3)15.4315.15 (−0.28)16.30 (0.87)16.75 (1.32)
Ireland19.2519.37 (0.12)19.78 (0.53)19.86 (0.61)15.4315.57 (0.14)15.82 (0.39)15.97 (0.54)
Italy20.6220.36 (−0.26)20.19 (−0.43)21.51 (0.89)16.2716.20 (−0.07)16.11 (−0.16)17.07 (0.8)
Latvia21.9821.52 (−0.46)21.74 (−0.24)22.22 (0.24)17.4016.93 (−0.47)17.05 (−0.35)17.22 (−0.18)
Lithuania22.2121.24 (−0.97)21.41 (−0.8)22.61 (0.4)18.2716.92 (−1.35)17.05 (−1.22)17.57 (−0.7)
Luxembourg20.5119.26 (−1.25)19.29 (−1.22)20.24 (−0.27)15.8415.22 (−0.62)15.45 (−0.39)16.43 (0.59)
Malta19.6820.74 (1.06)21.43 (1.75)21.09 (1.41)15.5516.28 (0.73)16.93 (1.38)16.58 (1.03)
Netherlands19.7619.90 (0.14)20.68 (0.92)22.09 (2.33)15.6015.86 (0.26)16.50 (0.9)17.62 (2.02)
Poland20.1419.91 (−0.23)21.77 (1.63)21.03 (0.89)15.9815.85 (−0.13)17.05 (1.07)16.43 (0.45)
Portugal20.7320.45 (−0.28)20.55 (−0.18)21.12 (0.39)16.5316.33 (−0.2)16.48 (−0.05)16.88 (0.35)
Romania21.2421.15 (−0.09)21.27 (0.03)21.36 (0.12)16.9816.88 (−0.1)16.88 (−0.1)16.95 (−0.03)
Slovakia20.2920.21 (−0.08)21.29 (1)20.80 (0.51)16.1116.10 (−0.01)16.86 (0.75)16.38 (0.27)
Slovenia20.7620.14 (−0.62)20.85 (0.09)21.45 (0.69)15.9515.77 (−0.18)16.56 (0.61)16.91 (0.96)
Spain20.6919.86 (−0.83)19.73 (−0.96)20.64 (−0.05)16.4015.88 (−0.52)15.81 (−0.59)16.53 (0.13)
Sweden20.0520.71 (0.66)20.95 (0.9)21.18 (1.13)15.6816.49 (0.81)16.67 (0.99)16.94 (1.26)
Switzerland20.1219.74 (−0.38)19.82 (−0.3)21.04 (0.92)15.7115.69 (−0.02)15.91 (0.2)16.91 (1.2)
UK20.3720.25 (−0.12)20.36 (−0.01)21.25 (0.88)16.0716.13 (0.06)16.20 (0.13)16.87 (0.8)