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Health Profile for England
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The first update to our Health Profile for England report sets out the most comprehensive picture of the health of the population, as well as future trends, and forecasting what the story might look like in years to come.
The long term trend for mortality rates in England has seen them steadily fall over time, but in recent years there has been concern that they are not continuing to decline at the same rate, and some have suggested that …
One of the ways we protect and improve health is by compiling data that helps professionals make good decisions. As part of this work we’ve just published ‘Health Profile for England’ which sums up the state of the nation’s health …
Reducing health inequalities means giving everyone the same opportunities to lead a healthy life, no matter where they live or who they are.
We are delighted to publish our Health Profile for England, a landmark piece of work for PHE, using our data and knowledge to tell a story about the health of England’s population.