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Table 1 National spending on prevention by method, in the Netherlands in 2003, in € per capita

From: Towards a comprehensive estimate of national spending on prevention

Interventions Health promotion (€/capita) Health protection (€/capita) Disease prevention (€/capita) Total (€/capita) Total (%)
Risk factor      
Smoking cessation 0.99 0.10 0.23   
Alcohol dependence 0.50 0.10   0.61 0.08
Drugs dependence 0.31 0.10   0.42 0.05
Gambling dependence 0.11    0.11 0.01
Healthy food promotion and overweight 0.75    0.75 0.10
Physical activity and sport 1.49    1.49 0.19
Youth health care 1.55   8.76 10.31 1.34
Preventive dental health 0.01   30.17 30.18 3.92
Sexual health, contraception <21 years 1.19   0.73 1.91 0.25
Traffic safety 0.19 99.69   99.87 12.99
Fire prevention 0.19 3.52   3.71 0.48
Prevention of sport injuries 0.41    0.41 0.05
Prevention of home and leisure injuries 0.36 0.45   0.81 0.11
Occupational health   14.99   14.99 1.95
Violence   1.28   1.28 0.17
Noise pollution   34.48   34.48 4.48
Drinking water system and swimming water   91.63   91.63 11.91
Domestic waste disposal   99.06   99.06 12.88
Sewerage system   49.22   49.22 6.40
Food safety   9.63   9.63 1.25
Air quality   98.89   98.89 12.86
Housing quality   4.56   4.56 0.59
Environmental safety   120.50   120.50 15.67
General health (non-specific) 2.19   5.78 7.97 1.04
Disease      
Mental disorders 3.73    3.73 0.48
Cancer prevention 0.95   4.26 5.21 0.68
Diabetes prevention 0.05    0.05 0.01
Cardiovascular disease control (statins,    55.70 55.70 7.24
antihypertensives)      
Congenital and perinatal conditions, and    7.12 7.12 0.93
pregnancy complications      
Osteoporosis    4.19 4.19 0.54
Infectious diseases: vaccinations and    8.96 8.96 1.17
screening      
Total (€/capita) 14.97 628.20 125.90 769.08 100.00