Local Well-being assessment

The statutory guidance on the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015 sets out a requirement for Public Services Boards (PSB) to publish an assessment of the state of economic, social, environmental and cultural well-being in its local area, no later than a year before it publishes its Local Well-being Plan.

Gwent Well-being Assessment

The Gwent Well-being Assessment was published on the 5 May 2022.  The data in the Assessment will underpin the development of a Gwent Well-being Plan by May 2023.

Local Area Assessment

Local community well-being profiles for six areas of Newport form part of the Gwent Well-being Assessment:

    • Central – Allt-yr-yn // Stow Hill // Pillgwenlly // Shaftesbury
    • North – Bettws // Malpas
    • North West – Rogerstone // Graig
    • North East – Caerleon // Beechwood // St Julians // Victoria
    • South West – Marshfield // Gaer // Tredegar Park
    • East – Alway // Ringland // Lliswerry // Llanwern // Langstone

(The areas above are based on the wards in place prior to ward boundary changes agreed in 2022).

Newport Overview Community Well-being Assessment - available soon, bringing together Newport ward-level data into a single document.


As as a former PSB, One Newport published a well-being assessment for the city and 20 individual wards on 3 May 2017.  View on Newport Atlas.