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The association of cold weather and all-cause and cause-specific mortality in the island of Ireland between 1984 and 2007

Zeka A, Browne S, Goodman P, McAvoy, H. Weather, Cold Weather, Temperature, Mortality Risk This study aimed to assess the relationship between cold temperature and daily mortality in the Republic of Ireland (ROI) and Northern Ireland (NI), and to explore ...

Coping with the cold- Exploring relationships between cold housing, health and social wellbeing in a sample of older people in Ireland

Cotter N, Monahan E, McAvoy H, Goodman P Cold weather, Living conditions, Housing, Wellbeing Community and voluntary sector contributors: Energy Action, Age Action, SVP, Irish Rural Link, Togher Social Club and Togher Retired Men's Club, Co. Wicklow ...

Energy in Ireland 1990- 2015

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) Sustainable energy, Energy production, Economy, CO2 Emission, Fuel This annual publication from the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) presents national energy statistics on energy production and ...

Health as the pulse of the new urban agenda- United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, Quito 2016

World Health Organization (WHO) Housing, Sustainable development Urban development This report considers how to integrate health into urban planning, investments, and policy decisions, so as to support the implementation and achievement of the goals and o ...

Cold weather plan (CWP) for England

Public Health England (PHE) Weather, Cold, Weather plan The cold weather plan gives advice to help prevent the major avoidable effects on health during periods of cold weather in England. The documents provided are: cold weather plan cold weather plan (ea ...

Ambient air pollution: A global assessment of exposure and burden of disease

World Health Organization (WHO) Air pollution, Pollutant, Burden of disease, Exposure, Health impacts This report presents a summary of methods and results of the latest WHO global assessment of ambient air pollution exposure and the resulting burden of d ...

Housing for Health

Public Health England (PHE) Home, Living conditions, Housing These resources can help local authorities, health and social care commissioners and decision makers make plans to improve health and wellbeing through the places people live. Fuel Poverty Resea ...

Annual fuel poverty statistics report: 2016

Department of Energy & Climate Change Household, Living conditions, Fuel poor The fuel poverty statistics report for 2016 includes: the latest statistics on the number of households living in fuel poverty, in England analysis of the composition of the ...

Affordable Warmth and Health Impact Evaluation Toolkit

Department of Energy & Climate Change Warmth, Health impact, Fuel poverty, Sustainable energy A joint evaluation toolkit developed in partnership between DECC and the Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE), with oversight from a range of health and evalu ...

Preventing disease through healthy environments: a global assessment of the burden of disease from environmental risks

World Health Organization (WHO) Environmental health, Disease, Low income, Death The main message emerging from this new comprehensive global assessment is that premature death and disease can be prevented through healthier environments – and to a signifi ...

Preventing excess winter deaths and illness associated with cold homes

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Quality Standard, Health service, Winter mortality, Cardiovascular health, Mental health, Cold NICE quality standards describe high-priority areas for quality improvement in a defined care or servic ...

Public Health on Demand: Fuel poverty and health

UK Health Forum Public health, Fuel poverty Public Health on Demand (PHoD) is a new bite-size ‘must-read’ service from the UK Health Forum (UKHF).    The aim for these briefings is to provide those working in public health with a brief summary of a select ...

Excess Winter Mortality in England and Wales 2014/15 (Provisional) and 2013/14 (Final)

Office for National Statistics Winter death, Climate, Cold weather, Fuel, Older people Main points An estimated 43,900 excess winter deaths occurred in England and Wales in 2014/15; the highest number since 1999/00, with 27% more people dying in the winte ...

Cold weather plan for England

10.14655/743983-917008 Public Health England (PHE) Weather, Climate, Older people, Vulnerable groups The cold weather plan gives advice to help prevent the major avoidable effects on health during periods of cold weather in England. The documents for the ...

Catalogue of health-related fuel poverty schemes

Department of Energy & Climate Change Fuel poverty DECC commissioned National Energy Action in December 2014 to carry out an online survey to catalogue local schemes that are targeting individuals with health problems for energy efficiency measures an ...

Pct households without central heating NI 2001

Northern Ireland Housing Executive Living conditions; Fuel poverty; Health Behaviours and Environments; Housing; Heating Refinement: Living conditions; Fuel poverty; Health Behaviours and Environments The percentage of houses without central heating. Nume ...

Pct households without central heating RoI 2006

CSO Living conditions; Fuel poverty; Health behaviours and Environments; Housing; Heating Refinement: Living conditions; Fuel poverty; Health behaviours and Environments The percentage of private households without central heating. Numerator: Census, 2006 ...

Annual fuel poverty statistics report: 2015

Department of Energy and Climate Change Fuel Poverty The fuel poverty statistics report for 2015 includes: the latest statistics on the number of households living in fuel poverty, in England analysis of the composition of the fuel poor group in 2013 proj ...

Excess winter deaths and morbidity and the health risks associated with cold homes

10.14655/105129-107388 National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Death, Mortality, Winter, Climate, Housing, Cold home, Temperature The guideline is for commissioners, managers and health, social care and voluntary sector practitioners who ...

Cutting the cost of keeping warm: a fuel poverty strategy for England

Department of Energy and Climate Change Fuel Poverty This is the first fuel poverty strategy in over a decade. The strategy is underpinned by the fuel poverty target for as many fuel poor homes as reasonably practicable to achieve an energy efficiency sta ...

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