Child poverty basket of indicators

This publication was withdrawn on 30 September 2014

This has been replaced by the Child poverty basket of local indicators.

Indicators to help local authorities understand the broad range of factors contributing to child poverty locally.



The Child Poverty Act 2010 requires that local authorities, in cooperation with their partners, prepare and publish an assessment of the needs of children living in poverty in their area.

This data tool brings together the indicators as identified by the Child Poverty Unit, and is designed to aid analysis at the local authority level.