JSNAA: Joint Strategic Needs and Asset Assessment


Overview of the JSNAA.

The Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNAA) identifies current and future health and wellbeing needs in South Tyneside.

It is a tool which provides partners of South Tyneside Council with the information they need to agree priorities and deliver services that meet the needs in our area. 

The JSNAA is the new version of the Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA).

Each topic now includes an 'Assets' section to highlight the importance of always considering the people, locations, and services that are already out there addressing needs in South Tyneside.

Browse JSNAA topics

Browse the JSNAA topics.

Each topic has been written by an expert in South Tyneside and is reviewed every 3 years. 

You'll see dates on every page showing when the topic was last updated.

Browse the JSNAA topics

JSNAA topics, including: populations, vulnerable groups, illness and death, behaviour and lifestyle, wider issues, and reports.

Previous JSNAs

View previous JSNAs

Author guidance

JSNAA author guidance

Author guidance

Author guidance

Topic template

Topic template

Other public health resources and data

Other public health resources and data, in addition to the JSNAA

Population statistics

Access projected population figures by age and sex.

Local Authority Population Projections by Age Groups

Local Authority Population Projections by Single Year of Age

Local health

Small area population level data.

View local health

PHE data and analysis tools

Comprehensive list of resources created by Public Health England that cover a wide range of public health areas, including:

  • specific health conditions - such as cancer, mental health, cardiovascular disease
  • lifestyle risk factors - such as smoking, alcohol and obesity
  • wider determinants of health - such as environment, housing and deprivation
  • health protection, and differences between population groups, including adults, older people, and children

View Public Health England data and analysis tools

Public health guidance - NICE

Evidence-based information for health, public health and social care professionals

View public health guidance - NICE

Public Health Outcomes Framework

The Public Health Outcomes Framework Healthy lives, healthy people: Improving outcomes and supporting transparency sets out a vision for public health, desired outcomes and the indicators that will help us understand how well public health is being improved and protected.

Data are published as part of a quarterly update cycle in August, November, February and May

View Public Health Outcomes Framework

Public Health Profiles (fingertips)

These profiles are a rich source of indicators across a range of health and wellbeing themes that has been designed to support JSNA and commissioning to improve health and wellbeing, and reduce inequalities.

  • Browse indicators at different geographical levels
  • Benchmark against the regional or England average
  • Export data to use locally

View Public Health Profiles (fingertips)

SHAPE - Strategic Health Asset Planning and Evaluation

Requires registration. Only accessible to NHS and Local Authority staff.

Links national datasets for clinical analysis, public health, primary care and demographic data with estates performance and facilities location.

View SHAPE - Strategic Health Asset Planning and Evaluation

Intelligence updates

See the monthly intelligence updates, which covers some of the data releases that have been published in the relevant month.

View the Intelligence updates

Our South Tyneside report

The Our South Tyneside report provides a summary of data regarding adult health and wellbeing in our borough.

For more information see, Our South Tyneside report 2023.