Coventry and Rugby CCG

CRCCGWelcome to the NHS Coventry and Rugby CCG page.

The Public Health Warwickshire Intelligence Team have developed this as part of their Core Offer to CCGs, bringing together information from a range of sources from across Warwickshire County Council, including the Warwickshire Observatory, as well as from national datasets.

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Coventry and Rugby CCG Summary

Mini JSNAs have been produced at district/borough level, by Public Health Warwickshire, to provide localised data and analysis to support the future commissioning plans of Warwickshire’s Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG).

The following analysis uses the latest available data, which can vary between indicators.

Coventry and Rugby CCG at a glance

Coventry City

  • Life expectancy (male): 78.1 years (2010-2012)
  • Life expectancy (female): 82.1 years (2010-2012)
  • Smoking: 17.9% of adults smoke (2011 – 2012)
  • Obesity (adults): 26.2% of adults are obese (2012)
  • Obesity (children, Year 6): 20.4% of Year 6 children are obese (2012-2013)

Rugby Borough

  • Life expectancy (male): 80.2 years (2010-2012)
  • Life expectancy (female): 83.7 years (2010-2012)
  • Smoking: 16.9% of adults smoke (2012)
  • Obesity (adults): 20.4% of adults are obese (2012)
  • Obesity (children, Year 6): 16.7% of Year 6 children are obese (2012-2013)

Source: Public Health England – Health Profiles, 2014

Coventry and Rugby CCG summary

Coventry and Rugby CCG comprises of Coventry City and Rugby Borough. According to ONS mid-year estimates, in 2012 the combined population of the CCG area was 424,000, with Rugby providing 24% of this population, and Coventry providing 76%. Both areas within the CCG are projected to experience population increase over the coming years.

Life expectancy for males is 80.2 years in Rugby and 78.1 years in Coventry and for females is 83.7 years in Rugby and 82.1 years in Coventry. When compared with the equivalent national figures, life expectancy in Rugby is higher and in Coventry is lower, for both sexes.

In 2012, 16.9% of adults smoked in Rugby, this is lower than the Warwickshire prevalence of 17.9%. The figure in Coventry is equal to the Warwickshire rate at 17.9%.

In 2012-2013, 17.6% of pregnant women smoked in Rugby, and 13.6% of pregnant women smoked in Coventry. This equates to 849 babies being born in the CCG to women who smoke.

In 2012, the rate of teenage conception in Rugby was 20.8 conceptions per 1,000 females aged 15-17. The equivalent figure for Coventry is 38.6 conceptions per 1,000 females aged 15-17. In comparison, the Warwickshire-wide rate for 2012 was 24.3, and the national rate was 27.7.

In Rugby Borough, 20.4% of adults are obese with the equivalent figure for Coventry at 26.2%. There is more inequality in proportion of year 6 children that are obese is, with the figure at 16.7% in Rugby and 20.4% in Coventry. This compares to equivalent national figures where 23.0% of adults and 18.9% of children are obese.

Public Health Warwickshire has set priorities for Coventry and Rugby CCG for 2014 which include:

  • Alcohol misuse, smoking in pregnancy and tackling obesity.
  • Priorities in Coventry in line with the Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy include health people, healthy places, reducing variation and improving outcomes.


Statutory Publications

Please see below for intelligence tailored to Coventry and Rugby CCG from the Joint Strategic Needs Assessment and the Director of Public Health Annual Report.

Joint Strategic Needs Assessment

JSNA Summary
Please note that the JSNA is produced by Warwickshire County Council, so does not contain data for Coventry.

Chapter Data Set Result
Population change & increasing dependency Percentage increase of annual births (2002 – 2011) 31.6%
Housing & household composition Percentage of 20 – 34 year olds living with parents 25%
Educational attainment Percentage of students obtaining 5 A-C GCSE 62%
Obesity Number of adults with BMI 30+ 18,660
% of obese reception aged children 8.2%
Smoking % smokers 19.8%
Sexual health Rate per 1,000 females of under 18 conceptions 24.3
Long-Term Conditions % of people self-reporting bad or very bad health 4.5%
% of people self-reporting limitations to daily activities because of long-term health problem or disability 16.1%
Reducing health inequalities Males life expectancy 79.6 years
Females life expectancy 83.5 years
% of households living in fuel poverty 15.8%
Disability Number aged 18–64 living with serious physical disability 1,427
Safeguarding Rate per 10,000 children subjected to a Child Protection Plan 39
Aging & Frailty Number of excess winter deaths 41

JSNA logoThe purpose of the JSNA is to analyse the current and future health and well-being needs of the local population, to inform the commissioning of health, wellbeing and social care services.

The JSNA aims to establish a shared, evidence based consensus on the key local priorities across health and social care and is being used to develop Warwickshire’s Health and Wellbeing Strategy, Commissioning Plans for the Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and Transformation Plans for the local Health Economy.

Warwickshire JSNA Reviews and Annual Updates:



Demographic Information: Setting the Scene

Please see below for intelligence tailored to Coventry and Rugby CCG from the 2011 Census and the GP Practice Profiles.

Child Health Profiles

Child Health Profiles provide a snapshot of child health and wellbeing for each local authority in England using key health indicators, which enables comparison locally, regionally and nationally. By using the profiles, local organisations in Warwickshire can work in partnership to plan and commission evidence-based services based on local need.

Some of the data is available at CCG level. Click here to access the Warwickshire profiles.

CCG Profiles

Public Health Warwickshire have developed profiles for each of the Warwickshire CCGs: NHS Coventry & Rugby CCG – Health Profile

These profiles are based on Local Health, which has been developed as part of the Health Profiles programme, run by Public Health England. It provides quality assured health information presented clearly for users.

2011 Census

Key messages from the 2011 Census for each of Warwickshire’s districts and boroughs have just been published by 2011 Census LogoWarwickshire Observatory.

The 2011 Census makes a major contribution to our knowledge about communities in the county; their changing age structure, ethnic composition, work and travel patterns etc. In turn, this information provides an important early indication of issues which may emerge in the future and helps public services and other agencies identify need and plan future service delivery.

Rugby Borough Summary

Your GP Practices

In total, there were just over 24,000 full-time equivalent GPs serving a registered population of 55,700,000; an average of 2,313 patients per full-time equivalent GP.

The three CCGs in Warwickshire (Coventry & Rugby CCG, South Warwickshire CCG and Warwickshire North CCG) employ 403 full-time equivalent GPs and serve a combined population of nearly 922,000 patients; an average of 2,288 patients per full-time equivalent GP. Coventry & Rugby CCG has 208 full-time equivalent GPs serving a population of 465,000; an average of 2,236 patients per full-time equivalent GP.

National GP Practice Profiles

GP Practice Profiles are designed to support GPs, clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and PCTs to ensure that they are providing and commissioning effective and appropriate healthcare services for their local population. The Profiles are available to access here.

Quality of Life Report

Quality of LifeThe Warwickshire Observatory, with input from Public Health Warwickshire, produce an annual Quality of Life in Warwickshire report, which provides a detailed look at the people, places and communities in our county. The report is an assessment of the demographic, social, economic and environmental themes that all play a part in influencing our residents’ quality of life.

The need for this type of material is more important than ever, as increasingly limited resources need to be deployed in transparent, evidence-led ways. The Quality of Life report continues to provide local decision makers in the public, private, and voluntary sectors with that evidence base so that improving the lives of all of Warwickshire’s residents remains our collective priority.


Where to find more information

There are a variety of publicly available health profiles, at a variety of different geographical levels including CCG.

Sources of Information

2011 Census: census statistics help paint a picture of the nation and how we live, providing a detailed snapshot of the population and its characteristics.

GP Practice Cancer Profiles: GP Profiles for Cancer bring together a range of processes and outcomes information relevant to cancer in primary care.

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) Profiles: the profiles focus on indicators for Coronary Heart Disease (CHD), Stroke and Heart Failure.

Chi Mat (Child Health profiles): a snapshot of child health and wellbeing for each local authority in England and is designed to help local authorities and health services to improve the health and wellbeing of children and tackle health inequalities.

Commissioning for Value: a comprehensive data pack to support CCGs.

Community Mental Health: a range of mental health information for local authorities in England.

Department of Health Profiles: provide a snapshot of the overall health of the local population, and highlight potential problems through comparison with other areas and with the national average.

End of Life Care Profiles: indicators presented by Local Authority and PCTs to help commissioners and providers understand the end of life care needs of their populations and indicates service need.

Learning Disability Profile: presenting information regarding on people with a learning disability.

Local Health Profiles: Local Health is a programme which aims to improve the availability and accessibility of health and health-related information in England. It reports at ward, local authority and Middle Super Output Areas.

National GP Practice profiles: designed to support GPs and CCGs to ensure that they are providing and commissioning effective and appropriate health care services for their local population.

Quality and Outcomes Framework: 2012-2013: Practice level information is available on the QOF online database.

Warwickshire Observatory Demographic Profiles: The Warwickshire Observatory produces profiles for a range of geographies and service areas which include:

  • 2011 Census Area Profiles
  • District Profiles
  • Locality Profiles
  • Extended Services Cluster Profiles
  • 2010 Health Profiles
  • Older People Health Profiles
  • Teenage Pregnancy & Sexual Health District Profiles
  • Child Poverty District Profiles
  • Labour Market Profiles
  • Equality & Diversity District / Borough Profiles