Table 8

Comparison of quality of life scores with other population data

Health survey for England (HSE 2008)34GP population survey (GPPS)35GP population Survey (GPPS)35This survey
All agesAges ≥45 yearsAllNo LTCAllIn remission with no LTC
Number of respondents1411676724269331932853300848
Median age4863483969.363.2
‘High’ QOL (Scores=1) (%)56.045.450.673.832.051.4
‘Medium’ QOL (0.5≤Scores<1) (%)37.745.641.625.252.644.3
‘Low’ QOL (Scores<0.5) (%)6.39.07.80.910.52.1
  • LTC, long-term condition; QoL, quality of life.