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FeaturedFebruary 2017: Wat vindt u van Volksgezondheidsmonitor.nl?
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January 2017: This is Utrecht Junior - a comic on the health of Utrecht's children
Especially for children, a day in their live is pictured in a small comic, containing facts on their health. The information comes from the children themselves!
December 2016: Over 25% of adults in Utrecht is a volunteer
28% of Utrecht people between 19 and 65 years old volunteer. Among socially vulnerable people, this is 58%. December 7th is National Volunteers Day.
November 2016: 10% of Utrecht adults provide informal care
Adults aged 55 to 64 more often provide informal care. 15% of informal carers experience the provision of informal care as heavy. This is over a quarter among 19- to 39-year-olds.
October 2016: Most parents are well able to raise their children in healthy circumstances
89% of children under the age of five grow up in a family with sufficient conditions for a healthy start. For 11% of children under the age of five, being raised in healthy circumstances is not self-evident.
September 2016: Health Survey 2016 has started: fill in the questionnaire!
The Health Survey 2016 has started: a large-scale research into the health of the people of Utrecht. The municipality uses the results to stimulate health in the city.
August 2016: How is Utrecht doing this year? Read all about it on the Utrecht Monitor!
Besides the Public Health Monior Utrecht there is also the broader Utrecht Monitor. This monitor shows how Utrecht is doing in various areas in 2016.