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The demography domain includes overarching measures of health status such as life expectancy, as well as population age structure, deprivation and ethnicity to provide important contextual background to the other domains.


An explanation of the methodology used in the Demography Atlas can be downloaded here.


The Commission's Atlas of Healthcare Variation has switched to a new platform for the Demography Atlas. If you would like to comment or have suggestions about the design, please email us at

Last updated: 2nd December, 2021