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Bolton JSNA Indicator Sheet: 5 portions of fruit and veg a day (5-a-day)

Abstract

This is the 5 portions of fruit and veg a day (5-a-day) JSNA Indicator Sheets from the Behaviour and Access to Services section. JSNA Indicator Sheets summarise the current position and recent trends for Bolton, comparators to Bolton, and inequalities across population groups and geographical areas of Bolton.

Headlines

  • More Bolton women than men eat 5 portions of fruit and veg a day;
  • Locally, men and women show the same pattern over time for 5-aday, with a small reduction in 2010;
  • For healthy eating in general, Bolton is around average for the Greater Manchester connurbation;
  • The lesser deprived quintiles of Bolton's popualtion have the
  • highest rates of those getting their 5-a-day;
  • Locally, South Asian groups are less likely to get their 5-a-day;
  • The more deprived areas around the Town Centre (particularly those with significant South Asian populations) have the lowest rates of 5-a-day in Bolton .

Information Type

JSNA Indicator Sheet

Geographical Level

Sub-Bolton

Population Level

All

Source

Public Health Intelligence Team, NHS Bolton

Keywords

5-a-day, Healthy Eating, Indicator Sheet,

Status

Current

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