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Older population 'healthier than youth'

Health service issues 'similar' to Jersey

On-going demands on the Island’s health services are similar to what's experienced in Jersey - the view of an Isle of Man based market research consultant.

 

Nearly 2,000 residents contributed to the government’s latest social attitudes survey; expressing views on a range of issues such as employment, housing, finances and politics.

 

Findings show younger people are less healthy than in Jersey, but our older population is healthier.

 

Alan Cooper says the figures show a clear trend between neighbours:

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