This report provides information about the health-related lifestyles and behaviours of adults living in Wales.

Key points

  • 19% of adults reported that they currently smoked.
  • 20% of adults reported that they drank more than the weekly guidelines (that is, average weekly alcohol consumption above 14 units).
  • 24% of adults reported that they ate at least 5 portions of fruit or vegetable the previous day.
  • 54% of adults reported that they had been active for at least 150 minutes in the previous week.
  • 59% of adults were overweight or obese, including 23% obese.
  • 10% of adults reported fewer that 2 of the 5 healthy behaviours.

Reports

Adult lifestyle (National Survey for Wales), April 2016 to March 2017
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Data

Datasets and interactive tools

Adult lifestyle (National Survey for Wales), April 2016 to March 2017: tables
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Contact

Cath Roberts

Tel: 0300 025 5033

Media

Tel: 0300 025 8099