Who we are

The Institute for Public Health Curaçao (VIC) conducts research into health and healthcare. And offers independent and scientifically based information. For the development and evaluation of health policy.

Selection of our data

  • 99% of the population is insured for healthcare cost
  • 50% of the adults has used medication in the past 2 weeks
  • 54% 54% of the adults has visited a dentist in the past year
  • 13% healthcare expenditure in 2016 (in % of the GDP)

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