The Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) identifies key issues affecting the health and wellbeing of our residents, both now and in the future.
Demographics have a large influence on the health and needs of a local population.
Age, gender, future population growth, ethnicity, cultural background as well as social factors such as poverty, deprivation and sexual preference all contribute to the current and future health needs of the residents in Rochdale borough.
The Borough profile summary part of the JSNA highlights the key issues, outcomes and measures related to the demographics of the borough population.
It includes sections on:
- Current and future population
- Faith and religion