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More Years, Better Lives

The Potential and Challenges of Demographic Change

Croatian Disabilities Registry
Hrvatski registar o osobama s invaliditetom

Topic
Health and Performance
Relevance for this Topic
Country Croatia
URL
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Governance

Contact information

Dr. Tomislav Benjak / Department of Epidemiology
Croatian National Institute of Public Health
Rockefellerova 7
10000 Zagreb
Croatia
Phone: +38514863313
Email: tomislav.benjak(at)hzjz.hr
Url: www.hzjz.hr/publikacije/invaliditet65plus.pdf

Timeliness, transparency

Data is available within one year of collection.

Type of data


Registry

Type of Study

Longitude survey: long-term study of the same sample

Data gathering method

Registries


Access to data

Conditions of access


Free access


Up to one year


Aggregated tables


Excel


Data is available in English and Croatian.


Coverage


Data has been collected every year until 2012.


2002


Statification by county, age, sex, diagnosis


Registry


NUTS-1, NUTS-3


Individual age for each person with a disability


Individuals with disabilities


The data source allows for a detailed study.


• Izvješće o osobama s invaliditetom u Republici Hrvatskoj


Linkage


The International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th Revision (ICD-10)


A common variable is patient ID.


Data quality


Incomplete data


NA


NA


Applicability


The report is only available in Croatian, but it is a stable and harmonized data source.


  • The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
  • Marcel Leppee
  • (see Partners)