89% of people ranked themselves as
responsible for their own health
Others that they ranked as responsible are:
GP Government Food & Beverage companies
38% 15% 35% 17% 27%
Just 5% of adults say they are very healthy. 57% say they are generally healthy, 23% are unsure and 15% say they are unwell or unhealthy.
Diet and exercise
Although 86% of adults are aware of the 'Five a day' recommendation, just 31% say they eat the recommended amount.
Only 27% of adults are aware of the NHS recommendation on aerobic exercise, with 16% of adults saying they actually follow it.
Future health conditions section
Everyday health issues such as arthritis and joint pain worry people just as much as major conditions such as cancer.