Mortality and illness JSNA


Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) identifies key issues affecting the health and wellbeing of our residents, both now and in the future.

Premature mortality is any death which happens under the age of 75.

This section looks at the major causes of poor health and deaths in Rochdale borough, including the biggest causes of premature mortality and the long-term conditions which prevent us from living long and healthy lives.

The Illness and Mortality summary part of the JSNA highlights the key issues in terms of diseases and conditions that affect the Rochdale borough population.

It includes sections on:

  • Life expectancy and cause of death
  • Heart disease
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Cancers
  • Respiratory illness
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Eye health and hearing loss
  • Health protection and infectious disease
  • Liver disease
  • Hypertension
  • Musculoskeletal conditions

Read the Mortality and illness JSNA summary

Statistics on illness and mortality