General Election 2019

The general election will take place on Thursday 12 December 2019. The deadline to apply for a postal vote is 5pm on Tuesday 26 November 2019. Are you registered to vote?

North locality

Map of Birmingham showing area covered by north locality

North locality is made up of Erdington and Sutton Coldfield constituencies.

  • In 2017 the total population of North locality was 198,000 people. 31% of the population are aged under 25 years, 18% of the population are aged 65 years or older.
  • The 2011 census showed that 19% of this area’s population are made up of BAME groups (15% England).
  • Life expectancy in North locality is lower than the national average. For males life expectancy at birth is 78.3 years (England 79.5) and females 82.9 years (England 83.1).
  • Alcoholic liver disease is the main cause of early death in this area.
  • Hospital admissions for alcohol related conditions are significantly higher than the Birmingham and national rates.
  • Highest prevalence of cancer of all Birmingham localities.

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North locality is made of 2 constituencies:

Birmingham Public Health have produced health inequality infographics for each of Birmingham’s 69 wards:

Public Health reports for smaller area geographies such as wards and MSOA are available using Public Health England’s Local Health web tool.

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