Bolton JSNA Indicator Sheet: Economic Activity | Boltons Health Matters
Skip to main content

Bolton JSNA Indicator Sheet: Economic Activity

Abstract

These are the Economic activity JSNA Indicator Sheets for People and Places: Economy and Income. 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

  • Bolton's employment rate is lower than both national and regional rates;
  • Increases in unemployment are largely a result of the recession and follow national and regional trends;
  • Bolton appears to perform slightly worse than average for unemployment amongst the Greater Manchester authorities;
  • There are currently 49,600 economically inactive people amongst Bolton's working age population. Whilst not strikingly different to the proportions seen across the Greater Manchester connurbation, Bolton does have the largest proportion saying they do not want a job.

 

Information Type

JSNA Indicator Sheet

Geographical Level

Sub-Bolton

Population Level

All

Source

Public Health Intelligence Team, NHS Bolton

Keywords

JSNA Indicator Sheet, Unemployment, Employment, Economic Activity

Status

Current
AttachmentSize
economic-activity.pdf407.2 KB

Share this: