Skip to main content

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, 10 June 1921 to 9 April 2021

Read about the arrangements following The Duke of Edinburgh’s death

This report looks at use of dentists, out of hours GP services, use of medicines, drug support services and tattoos and piercings.

Main points

  • 50% of adults have visited an optician in the last 12 months.
  • Use of prescription medicines increases with age, purchase of over-the-counter medicines highest for those aged 25 to 44.


Healthcare services (National Survey for Wales), April 2017 to March 2018 , file type: PDF, file size: 762 KB

762 KB
If you need a more accessible version of this document please email Please tell us the format you need. If you use assistive technology please tell us what this is.


Siobhan Evans

Telephone: 0300 025 6685


Telephone: 0300 025 8099