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Share of adults with limiting longstanding illness in England 2013, by gender/BMI

This statistic displays the proportion of individuals who have a limiting longstanding illness in England in 2013, by gender and body mass index. In this year, 26 percent of men and 32 percent of women who had a limiting longstanding illness were also obese.

Proportion of individuals who have a limiting longstanding illness in England in 2013, by gender and body mass index

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Source

Release date

December 2014

Region

United Kingdom (England)

Survey time period

January to December 2013

Number of respondents

7,638*

Age group

16 years and older

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* Weighted bases: n (men) = 3,749; n (women) = 3,889
Body mass index (BMI):
- normal: 18.5 to less than 25 kilograms per meter squared.
- overweight: 25 to less than 30 kilograms per meter squared.
- obesity, including morbidly obese: 30 kilograms per meter squared or more.
Longstanding illness is any physical or mental health condition or illness lasting or expected to last 12 months or more. A limiting longstanding illness is one that reduces a person's ability to carry out day-to-day activities.

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