Palliative Care (End of Life Care)

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The population of City and Hackney is a relatively young compared to the rest of England, but the over 65s are the fastest growing population segment in the next 25 years.

Life expectancy has risen over time and is now comparable with national figures. However, healthy level expectancy remains significantly lower.

While levels of deprivation are decreasing over time, Hackney remains one of the most deprived boroughs in England.