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Bolton JSNA Indicator Sheet: Perinatal Mortality


This is the Perinatal Mortality JSNA Indicator Sheet from the Child and Maternal Health 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.


  • There are around 30 perinatal mortalities in Bolton per year;
  • For several years prior to 2009 Bolton had a higher perinatal mortality rate than the North West and England averages, but has reduced to a similar level for the latest period;
  • The significant gap in perinatal mortality between the most deprived fifth of the population compared to Bolton as a whole has reduced over recent periods;
  • Bolton is around average for its statistical peer group and within the Greater Manchester connurbation.

Information Type

JSNA Indicator Sheet

Geographical Level


Population Level



Public Health Intelligence Team, NHS Bolton


JSNA Indicator Sheet, Child mortality, Children, Still births, Perinatal mortality


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