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Bolton JSNA Indicator Sheet: Colorectal Cancer

Abstract

This is the Colorectal cancer 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.

Headlines

 

  • For both sexes mortality from colorectal cancer is currently lower in Bolton than it is regionally and nationally;
  • There is little difference between quintiles, but there is evidence of a growing inequality gap between the most deprived quintile and Bolton;
  • The geographical variation of mortality is more evenly distributed across Bolton than many other causes of death (which tend to cluster in the more deprived areas around the Town Centre);
  • In some parts of Bolton mortality is presently 80% higher than the national average;
  • Bolton has a lower mortality rate than average for its peer group.

Information Type

JSNA Indicator Sheet

Geographical Level

Sub-Bolton

Population Level

All

Source

Public Health Intelligence Team, NHS Bolton

Keywords

JSNA Indicator Sheet, Cancer, Cancer Incidence, Colorectal Cancer, Bowel Cancer

Status

Current
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Mortality-Colorectal-Cancer.pdf797.23 KB

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