Official statistics announcement

NCMP Local Authority Profile data update: Academic year 2016 to 2017

These statistics will be released on 9 January 2018 9:30am

Update of the National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) Local Authority Profile online data tool to add data for academic year 2016 to 2017. The tool displays prevalence of obesity, overweight, healthy weight and underweight at local, regional and national level over time; for children in Reception (aged 4 to 5 years) and Year 6 (aged 10 to 11 years). Users can compare Local Authority (LA) data by region or between ‘CIPFA nearest neighbours’ (LAs with similar characteristics) . Inequalities in obesity prevalence by sex, deprivation quintile and ethnic group by LA are also available.