Sharp contrast in death rates across Anglia region

There's fresh evidence that where you live has a direct bearing on how long you live.

New statistical map just published show that people in Rutland, Cambridgeshire and Suffolk have a greater life expectancy than those in areas like Peterborough and Luton.

The Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says he hopes this will act as a wake up call to places where figures are disappointing.

Click below to watch a report by ITV Anglia's Claire McGlasson

Click here to see what the risk of dying early is where you live


Region's early death rates

People living in Peterborough and Luton have a greater risk of dying early than those in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. Public Health England ranks local authorities using a traffic light system with red for the worst areas to green for the best.