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United Kingdom Health Survey for England 2006-2007 - UK Data Service


General Info
Original or alternative title 
HSE 2006
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2006 - 05/2007
Series or system 
United Kingdom Health Survey for England (HSE)
Data type
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview

The 2006 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. In 2006, the survey focused on obesity in children and cardiovascular disease in the general population. There was a boost sample for children ages 2-15.

24HR dietary recall, Alcohol use, Anemia, Anthropometry, Antihypertensive drugs, Assets, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Blood glucose, Blood pressure, Blood tests, Body mass index, Cardiovascular and circulatory diseases, Cardiovascular surgical procedures, Causes of morbidity, Cerebrovascular diseases, Cholesterol, Cholesterol tests, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, DTP vaccines, Diabetes, Diet, Dietary supplements, Drug consumption, EQ-5D, Education, Education degrees, Electrocardiograms, Emergency care, Employment benefits, Secondhand smoke, Ethnicity, Family composition, Family size, Fish, Fruits and vegetables, Glomerular filtration rate, Health care use, Health status, Height, Hemoglobin, Hemorrhagic stroke, Hib vaccines, Home care, Hormone replacement therapy, Hospitals, Housing, Housing conditions, Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension, Immunization, Income, Injectable contraceptives, Insulin, Ischemic heart disease, Limited mobility, MMR vaccines, Marital status, Measles vaccines, Medical tests, Medicines, Meningococcal vaccines, Menopause, Menstruation, Mental health symptoms, Micronutrient supplements, Mumps vaccines, Occupation codes, Occupations, Outpatient facilities, Pain, Parental survival, Parents, Pentavalent vaccines, Personal caregivers, Physical activity, Polio vaccines, Prescriptions, Private social assistance, Public social assistance, Road and vehicle safety, Rose Angina Questionnaire, Rubella vaccines, School enrollment, Social class, Stroke, Tobacco smoking, Transportation, Unintentional injuries, Urine tests, Vaccination cards, Weight