The paper was prepared with the support from the European Union© UNDP, 2012ISBN 978-92-95092-60-0All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, storedin a retrieval system or transmitted, in all forms by any means, mechanical,photocopying, recording or otherwise prior permission.Cover design,layout and print:Valeur, s. r. o., Slovak RepublicCover photo:Youth group in Ferizaj/Urosevac cleaning their neighborhood from the garbage The views expressed in this publication are those of the author and do not neces-sarily represent those of the United Nations, including UNDP, or their Member States. To be cited as: Mihailov, Dotcho. (2012). The health situation of Roma communities:Analysis of the data from the UNDP/World Bank/EC Regional Roma Survey2011.Roma Inclusion Working Papers. Bratislava: United Nations Development Programme.Editors of the Roma Inclusion Working Papers: Andrey Ivanov and Jaroslav Kling.