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Austria WHO Multi-country Survey Study on Health and Health System Responsiveness 2000-2001

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General Info
Geography 
Austria (AUT)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2000 - 12/2001
Series or system 
Multi-country Survey Study on Health and Health System Responsiveness (MCSS)
Data type
Survey:
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The WHO Multi-country Survey Study (MCSS) was carried out in 61 countries from 2000 to 2001. The study was an exercise in developing research instruments for assessing the health of individuals, adult mortality, health system responsiveness, and household health care expenditures. The survey modes, which varied from country to country, included in-person individual interviews, telephone surveys, and mail surveys.

In Austria, a sample size of 2,089 households was chosen by Statistics Austria for the postal survey. The response rate was 56%.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Statistics Austria, World Health Organization (WHO). Austria WHO Multi-country Survey Study on Health and Health System Responsiveness 2000-2001. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO).