Stats - Health and Wellbeing

We asked students and apprentices to vote on what they think about a series of policy issues. This is what they had to say on Health and Wellbeing.

 

No one should be charged for using the NHS

  • This is one of my main priorities: 68% (1,348)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 19% (372)
  • This is not a priority for me: 4% (82)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 4% (78)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 5% (89)

 

There should be more investment in mental health and wellbeing services in the NHS, in education and online

  • This is one of my main priorities: 77% (1,542)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 18% (368)
  • This is not a priority for me: 3% (54)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 1% (21)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 1% (19)

 

NHS waiting times should be reduced

  • This is one of my main priorities: 76% (1,478)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 21% (414)
  • This is not a priority for me: 1% (26)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 1% (25)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 0% (6)

 

The provision of transition-related healthcare should be extended

  • This is one of my main priorities: 34% (650)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 28% (544)
  • This is not a priority for me: 12% (241)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 20% (391)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 6% (108)

 

There should be more of a focus on preventative healthcare in the NHS

  • This is one of my main priorities: 58% (1,109)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 32% (625)
  • This is not a priority for me: 3% (62)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 6% (122)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 0% (8)