Research and analysis

Changes in the behaviour and health of 40 to 60 year olds

A report showing how the behaviour and health of people aged between 40 and 60 has changed over the last 20 years.

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Results of an analysis of health-related questions on obesity, smoking, drinking and general health conditions from the Health Survey for England (HSE) in 40 to 60 year olds between 1991 to 1993 and 2011 and 2013.

There is also accompanying data on the lifestyle behaviours of people aged between 40 and 60 in England in 2014.

This ad hoc statistical publication supports the development of social marketing campaigns in Public Health England.

Published 27 December 2016