Table 1

Differences between countries in frailty state changes

TotalWorseningNo changeImproving
NN (%)N (%)N (%)
Sweden1638348 (21.2)1015 (62.0)275 (16.8)
Denmark919233 (25.4)556 (60.5)130 (14.1)
Germany1232237 (19.2)804 (65.3)191 (15.5)
The Netherlands1354313 (23.1)851 (62.9)190 (14.0)
Belgium2095476 (22.7)1276 (60.9)343 (16.4)
Switzerland522113 (21.6)329 (63.0)80 (15.3)
Austria1029270 (26.2)607 (59.0)152 (14.8)
France1441347 (24.1)859 (59.6)235 (16.3)
Italy1480315 (21.3)897 (60.6)268 (18.1)
Spain1117277 (24.8)566 (50.7)274 (34.5)
Greece1597260 (16.3)1154 (72.3)183 (11.5)
Total14 4243188 (22.1)8914 (61.8)2322 (16.1)