Analysis of people not covered by health insurance in Austria

Analyse der nicht-krankenversicherten Personen in Österreich

PROJECT CO-ORDINATOR

Michael Fuchs

PROJECT TEAM AT THE EUROPEAN CENTRE

Katarina Hollan

PROJECT PARTNERS

Martin Schenk, Diakonie Österreich (Austria)

BACKGROUND

The project - as a follow-up of our study in 2003 - aimed at the quantitative and qualitative assessement of people not covered by health insurance in Austria. It focused on an estimation on the number of people concerned, their socio-demographic characteristics, causes for non-coverage and their coping behaviour in case of illness.

FUNDED BY

Main Association of Austrian Social Security Institutions (Hauptverband der österreichischen Sozialversicherungsträger)

PROJECT DURATION

2016/07 – 2018/08