Loneliness prevalance in over 65s

Loneliness and social isolation can occur at any stage in life but is more prominent in the elderly population (over 65’s). Loneliness can increase the risk of premature death by 30 per cent and has huge impacts the individuals and other public sector organisations. 

This data set shows the prevalence of Loneliness of those over the age of 65 in the Wigan Borough.

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Source https://opendata.wigan.gov.uk/datasets/aed123d8787842a4946ef0c20ea6978f_0
Last Updated February 15, 2021, 06:10 (UTC)
Created October 15, 2020, 19:54 (UTC)