Share of adults who needed help with activities of daily living in England, by gender

Distribution of activities of daily living for which help was needed in England in 2013, by gender

by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 10, 2014
Share of adults who needed help with activities of daily living in England, by gender This statistic displays activities of daily living for which individuals needed help in England in 2013, by gender. In this year, 18 percent of men and 28 percent of women needed help getting up and down the stairs.
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Distribution of activities of daily living for which help was needed in England in 2013, by gender

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MenWomen
Getting up and down stairs18%28%
Having a bath or a shower12%18%
Dressing or undressing13%14%
Getting in and out of bed8%12%
Getting around indoors8%12%
Taking medicine7%7%
Using the toilet4%6%
Eating, including cutting up food5%6%
Washing face and hands3%4%
MenWomen
Getting up and down stairs18%28%
Having a bath or a shower12%18%
Dressing or undressing13%14%
Getting in and out of bed8%12%
Getting around indoors8%12%
Taking medicine7%7%
Using the toilet4%6%
Eating, including cutting up food5%6%
Washing face and hands3%4%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 10, 2014
This statistic displays activities of daily living for which individuals needed help in England in 2013, by gender. In this year, 18 percent of men and 28 percent of women needed help getting up and down the stairs.
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