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Child Health Profiles 2016 - PDF reports

15 March 2016
These popular profiles provide a snapshot of child health and wellbeing for each local authority in England using key health indicators.

Health behaviours in young people

15 March 2016
Our Health Behaviours in Young People Tool gives an insight into healthy lifestyles and risky behaviours. Two-page summaries available for each local authority.

Teenage Parent Outcomes Modelling Tool

24 February 2016
This new tool for teenage pregnancy leads in local authorities brings together data and evidence about factors that affect outcomes for teenage parents and their babies. It allows you to model the potential impact of local services on outcomes in your area.

Child Health Clinical Indicator Summaries

17 December 2015
These summaries present children and young people’s health and healthcare data for each of the 12 strategic clinical network (SCN) areas to help identify priorities, benchmark and track progress and outcomes.

Mental health in pregnancy, the postnatal period and babies and toddlers: needs assessment report

9 December 2015
Our new needs assessment report brings together data and evidence on mental health in pregnancy, the postnatal period and babies and toddlers. Available for local authorities and CCGs.

Continence in children

5 October 2015
We’ve updated our Needs Assessment Report about continence in children and young people with the latest data for local authorities and CCGs. This is one of a series of popular reports which help you undertake local needs assessments as part of children’s and young people’s planning and joint strategic needs assessments.

NHS Atlas of Variation in Healthcare 2015

21 September 2015
We bring together over 60 indicators relating to the care of mothers, babies, children and young people to support the NHS Atlas of Variation in Healthcare in highlighting and tackling unwarranted variation in healthcare and health outcomes.

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 can work in partnership to plan and commission evidence-based services based on local need. The profiles allow you to compare the outcomes in your local population with others in order to identify and learn from better performing areas.


A Child Health Profile 2016 for each top level local authority in England. Summaries available for each PHE centre and strategic clinical network.

Each profile is available as a four-page PDF report which can be easily downloaded and printed.

Updated annually (last updated 15 March 2016), each report includes:

  • A snapshot of performance against 32 selected indicators compared with the rest of England.
  • Analysis and key findings about the situation in each top level local authority.

Available at England, local authority or CCG level.

Gives a snapshot of performance against selected indicators compared with the rest of England.

Interactive profiles allow you to select your local area and compare with other areas on the same chart.
Updated with the latest publically available data as new data are released.


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