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Bolton JSNA Indicator Sheet: Bronchitis, Emphysema, and other COPD


This is the Bronchitis, emphysema, and other COPD JSNA Indicator Sheet from the Mortality 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.



  • Mortality from bronchitis, emphysema and other COPD in Bolton is higher than average for the North West region with the rate currently 28% higher than England as a whole;
  • The female trend, whilst lower than the male, shows no reduction locally, regionally, or nationally;
  • The inequality gap between the most deprived group and Bolton shows no change over time;
  • In some parts of Bolton mortality is more than double the national average, with the rates highest in the more deprived areas around the Town Centre;
  • Bolton is average for its peer group.



Information Type

JSNA Indicator Sheet

Geographical Level


Population Level



Public Health Intelligence Team, NHS Bolton


JSNA Indicator Sheet, Bronchitis, Emphysema, COPD



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