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Binge Drinking

This map shows the number of people drinking at unsafe levels, the number of alcohol-related hospital admissions, alcohol-related healthcare costs and alcohol-related deaths in England.

Data can be viewed either by local authority or Clinical Commissioning Group area.

The map also contains data on five alcohol-attributable conditions, including the percentage of inpatient admissions for the selected conditions attributable to alcohol as well as their associated costs.

The full resource can be viewed by clicking here: http://bit.ly/UCTUa3  . Bolton level data can be found by using the drop down menus

A map that shows the population estimates (by percentage) the amount of individuals aged 16 and over who have binge drank in the previous week in Bolton by ward.

 

This survey is the latest in a series designed to monitor smoking, drinking and drug use among secondary school pupils aged 11 to 15. Information was obtained from 6,519 pupils in 219 schools throughout England in the autumn term of 2011.

http://www.ic.nhs.uk/pubs/sdd11fullreport

This is the Drinking Behaviour JSNA Indicator Sheet from the Behaviour and Access to Services section. JSNA Indicator Sheets summarise the current position and recent trends for Bolton, comparators to Bolton, and inequalities across population groups and geographical areas of Bolton.

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  • Bolton and the North West tend to exhibit drinking behaviour at a higher risk than is average for England, with Bolton in particular being higher than England for 'increasing risk';
  • In Bolton, the least deprived group have the highest proportion of people who drink over the weekly limit, but there is little difference across gradients for those drinking severely over the limit;
  • In Bolton the White British group are far more liklely to drink over the limit;
  • Bolton is around average for its statistical peers for lower risk and higher risk drinking, but is higher than most for increasing risk.

This is the Binge Drinking JSNA Indicator Sheets from the Behaviour and Access to Services section. JSNA Indicator Sheets summarise the current position and recent trends for Bolton, comparators to Bolton, and inequalities across population groups and geographical areas of Bolton.

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  • Binge drinking is higher in Bolton men than Bolton women;
  • From modelled estimates, Bolton's binge drinking is lower than is average for the Greater Manchester connurbation;
  • Locally, binge drinking shows no change in Bolton women and an increase in Bolton men;
  • The lesser deprived quintiles of Bolton's popualtion have the highest rates of binge drinking;
  • The White British have by far the highest rate of binge drinking locally;
  • Following the deprivation pattern of Bolton, the lesser deprived North and West of Bolton have the highest rates of binge drinking.

Summarises the key findings of a survey to assess the behaviour and attitudes of 14 to 17 year olds in the North West towards alcohol and tobacco.

Map showing prevalence of current levels of population who have binged at least once in the last week within Bolton at MSOA (Middle Super Output Area) level. Taken from Bolton Health Survey 2010.

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