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Bolton JSNA Indicator Sheet: Hospital Admissions for Gastroenteritis (Child Health)

Abstract

This is the Hospital Admissions for Gastroenteritis JSNA Indicator Sheet from the Child and Maternal Health section (updated May 2015). 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 has a higher rate of admissions in children for gastroenteritis than England, and historically (since 2004/05) has generally been higher than the North West for both boys and girls;
  • There is no significant difference between admissions across the first four deprivation quintiles (the least deprived group are significantly lower however);
  • Great Lever and The Orchards stand out as the Childrens Centre Reach Areas with the highest rates of admissions in Bolton;
  • Bolton is amongst the districts with the highest rate of admissions for gastroeneritis within the Greater Manchester connurbation.

Information Type

JSNA Indicator Sheet

Geographical Level

Sub-Bolton

Population Level

Children

Source

Public Health Intelligence Team, Bolton Council

Keywords

Gastroentreritis, Children, Child Health, Hospital Admissions

Status

Current

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