Residents’ wellbeing: satisfaction with life

Overall, how satisfied are you with your life nowadays?

Scored using a scale of 0 to 10 where 0 means not at all and 10 means completely.


  • Just 5% of people feel completely satisfied with life nowadays, the most common scores were 7 or 8 accounting for 39% of the sample.
  • Residents aged 16-44 are least satisfied with life nowadays whereas over a third of people aged 55+ gave scores of 8 or higher.
  • Females, and those with a disability are less satisfied with life nowadays than their counterparts.

Total sample