Oldham In Profile is our overview report on Oldham, containing summaries of Oldham’s history, people, economy, health, education and more. This document was last updated in January 2019.
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Oldham’s Local Economic Assessment
The definitive economic research statement on Oldham is in three sections
Wards and Districts
Ward profiles for each area can be found on our neighbourhood pages
There is also a spreadsheet containing the profile data:
For definitive facts and figures, we have produced a series of census 2011 reports
- Census key statistics
- Census ward level estimates: report
- Census ward level estimates: spreadsheet
- Census Ethnicity report
We also produce a bi- or tri-annual You And Your Community Survey, which gives more insights into Oldham’s people:
Poverty and Inequality
The Indices of Deprivation were last updated in September 2019.
Note that due to national data quality issues, caution should be used in using Crime and Living Environment domains in particular.
- Briefing on the 2019 indices of deprivation
- Further briefing on the 2019 indices of deprivation, ward level and maps
The latest health analysis about Oldham:
This report shows a comprehensive view of broadband and mobile availability and usage in Oldham, together with information about how Oldham residents are likely to use the internet and interact with services.