This data provides information about general health and illness of adults living in Wales for May 2020 to March 2021.
This is not the latest release in the series: Adult general health and illness (National Survey for Wales)
The National Survey 2020-21 was adapted due to the coronavirus pandemic (with telephone interviews replacing face-to-face interviews and some changes to content). The results for general health and illness should not be compared with results from previous editions of the National Survey for Wales.
- 76% of adults reported good or very good general health (May 2020 to March 2021)
- 46% of adults reported a longstanding illness (October 2020 to March 2021)
- 31% of adults reported a limiting longstanding illness (October 2020 to March 2021)
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