Lancet report ranks Britain's health care system behind its European neighbours

Lancet report ranks Britain's health care system behind its European neighbours
By Euronews
Share this articleComments
Share this articleClose Button

Britain ranks behind many other European nations in a global list of health systems published by medical Journal “The Lancet.

ADVERTISEMENT

Britain ranks behind many other European nations in a global list of health systems published by medical Journal “The Lancet.”

Britain scored 85 on a scale of zero to 100, lagging behind Finland, Spain, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Italy, Ireland, Austria, France, Belgium, Slovenia, Greece, Germany and Malta.

The analysis of death-rate data from 195 nations put the UK on a par with Czech Republic and Portugal.

The top-ranking country was the tiny principality of Andorra, which scored 95.

Share this articleComments

You might also like

King Charles III diagnosed with cancer, Buckingham Palace says

'Forgotten heroes': Hundreds of Italian doctors and nurses strike over working conditions

Glyphosate: The much-criticised herbicide that's still used in Europe