Public satisfaction with the NHS and party identification: 1983 to 2017


Published: 28/02/2018


Question asked: “All in all, how satisfied or dissatisfied would you say you are with the way in which the National Health Service runs nowadays?” (This chart shows the respondents who answered ‘very’ and ‘quite’ satisfied.)

This question was not asked in 1985, 1988 and 1992.


King’s Fund and Nuffield Trust analysis of NatCen Social Research’s British Social Attitudes survey data.