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  • The largest volume of responses came from respondents living in the PO4 postcode district (28%)
  • There was an over-representation of older respondents compared to younger respondents, with just 4% of the sample aged under 25, whereas this age group represents 18% of Portsmouth’s population based on 2011 census data. It is important to note the small base for this age group and to take caution when interpreting the results
  • Slightly more males responded to the survey than females (53% compared to 47%) in line with 2011 census data, in which males and females each represent 50% of Portsmouth’s population
  • The majority of respondents were White British (93%)
  • The majority of respondents had no disability (88%)
  • Of those respondents that reported a disability, the most common disability types were ‘mobility’ (49%) and ‘physical’ (42%)

What is your postcode?

This chart shows the postcodes of respondents. 11% of respondents live in PO1; 17% of respondents live in PO2.; 9% of respondents live in PO3; 28% of respondents live in PO4; 14% of respondents live in PO5; 13% of respondents live in PO6; 9% of respondents live outside of Portsmouth.

Base: Wave two (2749)

What is your age group?

This chart shows the age groups of respondents. 4% of respondents are aged 16-24; 17% of respondents are aged 25-34; 19% of respondents are aged 35-44; 21% of respondents are aged 45-54; 20% of respondents are aged 55-64; 20% of respondents are aged 65 and over.

Base: Wave two (2497)

What is your gender?

This chart shows that 53% of respondents are male and 47% of respondents are female.

Base: Wave two (2643)

What is your ethnic group?

This chart shows that 93% of respondents are White – British, 5% are White – Other. 1% of respondents are Asian or Asian British, and 1% of respondents are Mixed / Multiple ethnic groups. Less than 1% each are Black or Black British, or an Other ethnic group.

Base: Wave two (2460)

Do you consider yourself to have a disability under the Equality Act 2010?

This chart shows that 12% of respondents have a disability and 88% do not have a disability.

Base: Wave two (2550)

What type of disability do you have?

This chart shows that, of the respondents who have a disability: 49% have a mobility disability; 42% have a physical disability; 27% have a mental health disability; 16% have a hearing impairment disability; 7% have a learning difficulty; 7% have sight impairment; 9% have an other disability.

Base: Those with a disability (263)