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Ageing well

Headline statistics - November 2023


Total borough population aged 65+ years:

32,700 (17.6%)

People aged 66+ years living alone:

1 in 3

% people aged 65+ years from a Minority ethnic background:


% people aged 65+ years whose main language is not English:


% people aged 65+ years with good or very good health:


% people aged 65+ years with bad or very bad health:


% people aged 65+ years disabled under the Equality Act:


% people aged 65+ years who provide unpaid care:


Explore our Ageing Well health dashboard


Please note the dashboard is not suitable for screen readers or keyboard users. The main headline data for our 'Ageing Well' populaton health is listed above. 

Explore this data in more detail using our interactive Power BI reports.

If you would like to understand more about the specific data held within the dashboard, get in touch with the Insight team, who will be happy to help, please email insight.team@telford.gov.uk.