Figure 2 - Health by region, April 2011 to March 2012
Source: Integrated Household Survey - Office for National Statistics
The total number of eligible responders to the question was 281,795 of which 281,694 provided a valid response. The question was asked to respondents aged 16 and over.
The health categories were dichotomised using the approach applied by Eurostat. The category 'In good health' comprises the 'very good' and 'good' perceived health categories; the category 'Not in good health' comprises the categories 'fair', 'bad' and 'very bad'.
Percentages may not add to 100 per cent due to rounding.
Confidence intervals for the latest estimates in the above table can be found in the excel download table.