What is local health?

Local Health provides interactive maps and reports at the small area level.  You can use Local Health to compare your chosen local area to England for a range of indicators including:

  • Population
  • Ethnicity & Language
  • Deprivation
  • Health & Care
  • Mortality
  • Hospital Admissions
  • Emergency Health Admissions
  • Cancer Incidence

Local Health is produced by Public Health England.

How do I use local health?

To use Local Health you can simply click on the map to view the information for the area selected. 

Further guidance is available in the Getting Started Guide, FAQs and How Do I sections of the website.

There is also a range of training videos on the Local Health homepage.

How do I access local health?

Local Health can be accessed at www.localhealth.org.uk

Do I need a password?

You do not need a password to use this resource, however, you will need to use a Flash enabled web browser.