Comparisons between health in different local authorities: Oxfordshire vs Stoke on Trent

Stoke-on-Trent VS Oxford

Indicator Stoke-on-Trent Oxford UK average
Deprivation (%) 52.4 above 14.6 below 20.4
Life expectancy at birth (Male) 76.7 years below 78.9 years below 79.6 years
Life expectancy at birth (Female) 80.5 years below 83.1 years above 83.0 years
GCSEs Achieved (5A* to C inc English and Maths) 50.1 below 55.2 below 60.8
Long Term Unemployment (Crude rate per 1000) 11.4 above 4.6 below 9.9
Physically active adults (% with at least 150 mins a week) 50.2 below 62.4 above 56
Smoking related deaths per 100,000 population aged 35+ 422 above 270 below 292

 

Oxford –Oxford is significantly worse (bottom quartile) than the national average on key factors including children in poverty, GCSEs achieved, self harm and alcohol related hospital stays, drug misuse, TB incidence and STI transmission.  Significantly better for for physically active adults, obese adults, excess weight in adults and incidence of diabetes.

Stoke-on-Trent – 21 are significantly below national average including under 18 children in poverty, GCSEs achieved, self harm and alcohol related hospital stays, drug misuse, STI transmission. Obesity levels above average but not significantly. Significantly better for TB incidence and elderly winter deaths.