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The proportion of adults in Wales who exhibited each of the five healthy behaviours, 2017-18

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Not smoking; Not drinking above guidelines; Eating 5 portions of fruit or veg; Being physically active; Having a healthy body weight

Source: National Survey for Wales 2017-18

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The proportion of adults in Wales who exhibited each of the five healthy behaviours, 2017-18

  1. 1. Source: National Survey for Wales (2017-18) The proportion of adults in Wales who exhibited each of the five healthy behaviours Not smoking 1. Not drinking above guidelines 2. 3. 4. 5. Eating 5 portions of fruit or veg Being physically active Having a healthy body weight
  2. 2. National Survey for Wales 2017-18: The five healthy behaviours Not Smoking Not drinking above weekly guidelines Eating five or more portions of fruit and vegetables Being physically active Maintaining a healthy body mass index 10% of adults in Wales exhibited 0 or 1 of the five healthy lifestyle behaviours Future wellbeing Goals
  3. 3. did not smoke 81% National Survey for Wales 2017-18: Non-Smokers Women were more likely to be non- smokers than males 75+ Older adults were most likely to be non- smokers Areas of low deprivation saw higher rates of non-smokers
  4. 4. drank within weekly guidelines 82% National Survey for Wales 2017-18: Alcohol Women were more likely to be drink within the weekly guidelines of 14 units than males <35 75+ Younger and Older adults were most likely to drink within weekly guidelines Areas of high deprivation saw higher rates of adults who drank within weekly guidelines
  5. 5. 23% National Survey for Wales 2017-18: Fruit and Veg Men and Women were similarly likely to have eaten at least five portions of fruit or veg the previous day <75 Areas of low deprivation saw higher rates of adults who adopted this healthy behaviour ate at least five portions of fruit/ veg Adults aged under 75 were most likely to eat five portions of fruit or veg
  6. 6. 53% National Survey for Wales 2017-18: Physical Activity Men were most likely to have been active for at least 150 minutes the previous week <75 Adults aged under 75 were most likely to have been active for at least 150 minutes Areas of low deprivation saw higher rates of adults who adopted this healthy behaviour were active for at least 150 minutes
  7. 7. 38% National Survey for Wales 2017-18: Body Mass Index Women were more likely to have a healthy body weight than males 16-24 Younger adults were most likely to have a healthy body mass index Areas of low deprivation saw higher rates of adults who had a healthy body weighthad a healthy body weight
  8. 8. Further information Reports, developments and survey methodology are available on the National Survey for Wales page To receive regular NSW update e-mails, or for queries on the survey, contact stats.healthinfo@gov.wales

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