Is this iron deficiency or thalassemia minor

Patient : I have almost 2 months to feel the symptoms of anemia. In mid- February I was did a full blood check and the results: RBC 7.03 -high- HGB 14.4 -normal but minim- HCT 44 -normal but minim- MCV 62.6 -low- MCH 20.5 -low- MCHC 32.5 -bit low- RDW-CV 18.8 -very high- Do you knows what I suffered with the results of the data above? Symptoms are dizziness, fatigue, weakness, often sleepy.
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