This case study looks at the underlying causes of differences in the amount of care that people need. Are increased healthcare costs a consequence of certain physical and psychological characteristics or of personal and cognitive characteristics? Or is there another explanation found in previous research?
CBS can only analyse on a small, regional scale using their own technological facilities. The ODISSEI Data Facility enables data analysis at the national level. This involves 16.9 million nodes, interconnected by 39 billion links.
What is the relationship between your neighbourhood and your individual income? This research question will be answered in this pilot project.