Series

UK Data Service series record for:

Welsh Health Survey

Series abstract

The Welsh Health Survey (WHS), which ran from 1995-1998 and then 2003/04-2015, collected information about the health of people living in Wales, the way they use health services, and things that can affect their health. From April 2016 health and health related lifestyles are reported on using the National Survey for Wales.

 

Data access

Getting started

How can I find out about the datasets – variables, population, sample size etc.?

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What format are the data in and where can I download them from?

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How do I get started with analysing survey data?

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FAQ

What is the WHS?

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Which years of the WHS are available?

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What format is the data available in?

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Does the WHS include information at the person level?

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Can I use the WHS as a time series?

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How do I find out what questions/variables are included?

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Do I need to use weights to analyse this survey?

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Where can I obtain statistics and publications from the WHS?

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Are there any similar or related surveys for other parts of the UK?

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Using the Welsh Health Survey for teaching

Are there any WHS teaching datasets?

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What must I do to use the WHS or these teaching datasets for teaching?

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Related case studies:

Measuring locomotor disability
Nearly a third of Welsh adults struggling to cope with the pain of chronic conditions
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