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Wider Determinants of Health: May 2018 update

Update of data in the Wider Determinants of Heath tool for May 2018.


Wider Determinants of Health

Wider Determinants of Health: data to be included, 1 May 2018

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Wider Determinants of Health: statistical commentary, May 2018


This tool brings together available indicators at England and local authority levels on the wider determinants of health with links to further resources.

The Wider Determinants of Health tool is designed to:

  • draw attention to the broad range of individual, social and environmental factors which influence our health
  • provide the public health system with intelligence on the wider determinants of health to help improve population health and reduce health inequalities

This update contains:

  • 4 new indicators; average weekly earnings, gender pay gap, households with problem debt and job density
  • more recent data for 6 indicators

View Wider Determinants of Health.

The tool is an ongoing project and will continue to be developed over time.

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Published 1 May 2018