5 May 2012 Last updated: 18 Dec, 2014

These overview sheets provide background information for each indicator.

These sheets provide a justification for the inclusion of each indicator (or topic area) in the survey.  It explains the background of each indicator, how it is a determinant of health, and provides a list of references and additional resources. 

Some topics are single indicators (e.g. Green space) whereas others are at a topic level, representing a collection of indicators (e.g. Work, life balance).

The topics covered by these fact sheets are: