The latest life expectancy data for the period 2015-17 has been published via the Public Health Outcomes Framework.

The data shows that St. Helens life expectancy rate at birth for males is unchanged at 77.5 years and for females is 80.9 years. This compares to an England average of 79.6 years for males and 83.1 years for females. However, the difference in life expectancy across the Wards of St. Helens varies significantly. Refer to the JSNA Health Inequalities report on this site for more information.