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United Kingdom Health Survey for England 1996-1997 - UK Data Service


General Info
Original or alternative title 
HSE 1996
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1996 - 02/1997
Series or system 
United Kingdom Health Survey for England (HSE)
Data type
  • Household

The 1996 Health Survey for England included both an interview component with a self-completion element, and a nurse visit to take blood samples, blood pressure, and other measurements. 

Absenteeism, Alcohol use, Allergies, Analgesics, Anthropometry, Antibiotics, Antihelminthics, Antihypertensive drugs, Antimalarials, Antimotility drugs, Assets, Asthma, Birth place, Blood pressure, Blood tests, Body mass index, Breathing difficulty, Burns, Causes of morbidity, Child anthropometry, Contact with venomous animals and plants, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Cough, Diet, Dietary supplements, Disability, Drug consumption, EQ-5D, Eczema, Education, Employment, Environmental hazards, Secondhand smoke, Ethnicity, Falls, Family composition, Family size, Fatigue, Folic acid supplements, Foreign bodies, Health care personnel, Health care use, Health status, Height, Hemoglobin, Hormone replacement therapy, Hospitals, Household heat, Housing, Housing conditions, Hypertension, Insulin, Iron, Iron deficiency, Iron supplements, Iron-deficiency anemia, Limited mobility, Marital status, Medical education, Medicines, Mental health symptoms, Micronutrient supplements, Occupational injuries, Occupations, Pain, Poisonings, Pregnancy, Prescriptions, Public social assistance, Respiratory function tests, Respiratory infections, Road and vehicle safety, Road traffic injuries, SF-36, School enrollment, Skin diseases, Social class, Teachers, Telephones, Tobacco smoking, Transportation, Unintentional injuries, Vitamin A supplements, Vitamin D supplements, Weight, Alcohol use disorders, Animal injuries, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Catheters, Child health care, Contraceptive implants, Corrective lenses, Dental care, Edentulism, Education degrees, Emergency care, Emergency preparedness, Employment benefits, Fruits and vegetables, Hearing aids, Hearing loss, Income, Incontinence, Injectable contraceptives, Medical equipment, Menopause, Menstruation, Mobility aids, Oral conditions, Safety, Traditional medicine, Vision loss, Anxiety, Anxiety disorders, Asperger's syndrome, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Autism, Bipolar affective disorder, Community health clinics, Counseling, Diabetes, Drug use disorders, Epilepsy, Financial assistance for health, Fruits, Health insurance, Health promotion, Hearing tests, Household air pollution, Household expenditures, Hygiene, Idiopathic intellectual disability, Illicit drug use, Immunization, Influenza vaccines, Intentional injuries, Mental and behavioral disorders, Needles, Nursing homes, Physical activity, Race, Religion, Schizophrenia, Self-inflicted injuries, Self-treatment, Suicide, Taxes, Tobacco, Unipolar depressive disorders, Urine tests, Vegetables, Anemia, FFQ
Suggested citation 

Joint Health Surveys Unit of Social and Community Planning Research and University College London, Health Survey for England, 1996 [computer file]. 3rd ed. Colchester, Essex: UK Data Archive [distributor], March 2001. SN: 3886.