RKI – GEDA: Well being in Germany in the present day

Undertaking Chief: Cornelia Lange (FG 24)

The present wave of the research "Well being in Germany aktuell "(GEDA) was held from November 2014 to July 2015. We interviewed greater than 20,000 folks dwelling in Germany and aged at the least 15 years previous. To this finish, all folks drawn on the idea of a pattern inhabitants registration have been invited in writing.

Along with knowledge on private traits similar to age or intercourse, the core module collects knowledge on the next topics:

  • Notion of subjective well being
  • Illnesses
  • Accidents
  • ] Well being Restrictions
  • Psychological Well being and Nicely-being
  • Well being Behaviors and Well being Dangers
  • Use of Well being Providers
  • Employment and Well being
  • Residing Circumstances Associated to Well being and to ailments

Thematic dietary supplements in GEDA 2014/2015

Within the present wave of GEDA surveys, the matters of care of diabetes mellitus, working circumstances and issues associated to prevention full the essential module .

Information Safety

The investigation was carried out in strict compliance with the Federal Information Safety Act. The research was submitted for examination by the Federal Commissioner for Information Safety and Freedom of Info ( BfDI ). The conduct of the research didn’t trigger any concern. The information safety officer of RKI Dr. Jörg Lekschas helped the mission administration to adjust to the info safety laws.

Information is protected towards unauthorized entry. Transmission of contact knowledge to 3rd events is excluded. The outcomes of the survey are printed solely in a non-quantifiable (nameless) type.

The place are the outcomes?

The information collected is utilized in numerous publications. For instance, within the publications of the Robert Koch Institute within the context of well being experiences on the federal degree. These are additionally out there on the web site www.rki.de/gbe and will be downloaded freed from cost.

As well as, the info collected is used for scientific evaluations printed in journals.

REGULATION (EC) No 1338/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2008 on Group statistics on public well being and the safety of well being on the office, transfers the info to the Statistical Workplace of the European Union (Eurostat) for the aim of compiling official European statistics.