Housing in North Yorkshire is unaffordable for many, placing pressure on the limited Affordable Housing stock in the county.
Good quality housing has a critical role to play in creating and supporting economic growth and helping to prevent illness, injury or the deterioration of existing conditions and is especially important for older …Read more »
Good work - good for you, good for business: The health and wellbeing of the working age population.Responsibility for public health passed from the NHS to local authorities in 2013. Dr Lincoln Sargeant is the head of the team at North Yorkshire County Council tasked with implementing public health policy. This is his fourth detailed rep…Read more »
The population of North Yorkshire has increased steadily from 570,100 in 2001 to 602,300 in 2015, a growth of around 5.6%. Although there was a small reduction in the population between 2013 and 2014, largely due to a short-term reduction in the military population in the county during that period, growth is expected to continue in subseq…Read more »
Almost everyone will experience end of life care at some point during their lives. Many of us will be involved in caring for someone who is dying, often a close friend or relative. Some of us will be involved in a professional manner, looking after dying people as part of our role in health or social care, or other professions such as law…Read more »
Census statistics help paint a picture of the nation and how we live. They provide a detailed snapshot of the population and its characteristics, and underpin funding allocation to provide public services. The population of England & Wales on Census Day, 27 March 2011, was 56,075,912.Read more »