Victorian Population Health Survey of People with an Intellectual Disability 2013
This survey is the second population study of the health and well-being of people with an intellectual disability in Victoria. The first survey was conducted in 2009. Throughout the report, the health status of adults with an intellectual disability is compared with the general adult population. The findings in the report include: fruit and vegetable intake; intake of water, milk and sugar-sweetened soft drinks; alcohol consumption; smoking status; physical activity; eye health; hearing impairment; and health checks. Other health findings are: self-reported health status; selected health conditions; oral health; medicine use; body weight status; prevalence of asthma and diabetes; mental health; and social capital.