Detailed needs assessments

Inequalities

inequalities scalesHealth inequalities are differences between people or groups due to social, geographical, biological or other factors.  It is related to but different from inequity which refers to unfair, avoidable differences arising from poor governance, corruption or cultural exclusion.

Inequalities do exist in Swindon and these differences have a huge impact, because they result in people who are worst off experiencing poorer health and shorter lives.

The following reports examine socio-economic inequality in Swindon with a primary focus on how this affects health and wellbeing outcomes

The main aims of the reports are:

Reports to download

Information on the Indices of Deprivation including Swindon reports and resources can be found on the following page on this site:

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