% of Adult Social Service users who have as much social contact as they would like

Monitoring

Result is taken from the annual User Survey. Studies show that there is a link between loneliness and poor health.

2016/17 survey results show that the 48.6% of Adult Social Care users reported that they have as much social contact as they would like. Whilst this is a reduction on the previous year the longer term trend remains positive.  

The results compare favourably with England 46.1% and West Midlands 45.4%.